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

Janamani Das (14) married and has a one month old baby seen at her home in Simen Koi Bata village.  She lives alone as her husband works in southern state of Kerala.  Young girls communicate with boys using cell phones before their marriage. 

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

  
Photo:  Sami Siva

Dhemanji, Assam, India August,2014:

Janamani Das (14) married and has a one month old baby seen at her home in Simen Koi Bata village. She lives alone as her husband works in southern state of Kerala. Young girls communicate with boys using cell phones before their marriage.

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


Photo: Sami Siva