India:Child Brides - Sami Siva
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Dhemanji, Assam, India August,2014: 

Moon Das (14) in the back ground with her child and husband Jogen Das (16) in the foreground, was married when she was less than 12 years old.  In Both- Doi village many young girls get married when they are 12 -13 years of age. 

Series on early marriages in Assam, India for Al Jazeera America.  

  
Photo:  Sami Siva

Dhemanji, Assam, India August,2014:

Moon Das (14) in the back ground with her child and husband Jogen Das (16) in the foreground, was married when she was less than 12 years old. In Both- Doi village many young girls get married when they are 12 -13 years of age.

Series on early marriages in Assam, India for Al Jazeera America.


Photo: Sami Siva