Registration of marriage within 60 days of tying the nuptial knot will soon be made mandatory in the Capital and its non-compliance will attract a fine of Rs. 1,000.
Delhi Government’s Revenue Secretary Dharampal said a notification on compulsory marriage registration will be issued by next week to give effect to the decision.
The Delhi (Compulsory Registration of Marriage) Order, 2014 will be applicable to all marriages solemnized in Delhi irrespective of caste, creed and religion of the brides and grooms.
Contributed By Sonia Narula