Kelantan Syariah courts approved 10 underage marriages from Jan 2018 – Jan 2019

KOTA BHARU, Feb 14 (Bernama) — Syariah courts in Kelantan received 15 applications for underage marriages from January 2018 to January 2019.

Kelantan Syariah High Court judge Datuk Abu Bakar Abdullah Kutty said of the figure, only 10 were approved.

The marriageable age for Muslim girls in Kelantan is 16.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)