Slide 1: Child Marriage
A big Social & Health Problem Dr.H.V.Wadgave MD,PGDDM
Sure Start Project (Maternal & Newborn Care), Solapur
Advisory Member PCPNDT Cell Solapur
Organization: HALO MEDICAL FOUNDATION ANADUR
Guidance: Dr.Shasikant Ahankari, President, HMF Solapur Slide 2: Child Marriage is the commonly practiced & cultured in our country against the violation of Laws (Child marriage restraint act), Rights of the Women, Rights to enjoy & live peacefully (Maternal Deaths).
46% of the marriages are the Child Marriages in our country (NFHS-III & Early Marriage a Harmful Traditional Practice, Unicef 2005 ). Slide 3: Situation Prevailing of Child Marriage Poverty Poor educational Status of the Family & of Girl Child Poor Social Status Poor Implementation of Laws & Lack of Political Commitment Impact of early Marriage on Women’s Health Prone for Domestic Violence Risk of Early Pregnancy Poor Contraceptive Use More Risk of Anemia, PIH, Hemorrhage etc. More Risk of dying due to complications Violation of Rights of Education
Rights to live in good environment. Depression Slide 4: Retrospective Study of Age of Marriage of Pregnant Mothers. Age-wise Distribution of Pregnant Mothers : Age-wise Distribution of Pregnant Mothers Slide 6: Age of the Pregnant mother at the time of Marriage SO, HOW CAN WE PROTECT THE MOTHER FROM THIS SOCIAL EVIL; FOR THE PROTECTION OF HER RIGHTS????? : SO, HOW CAN WE PROTECT THE MOTHER FROM THIS SOCIAL EVIL; FOR THE PROTECTION OF HER RIGHTS????? Slide 8: Lets Pray & Act to Protect Her Precious Tears THANK Q