Bill to repeal Kandyan marriage law gazetted

Thursday, 9 January 2020 01:42 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A Private Member’s Bill to repeal the Kandyan Marriage and Divorce No. 44 of 1952 was published in the gazette yesterday under the name of MP Venerable Rathana Thero.

Earlier yesterday, the MP presented a Bill to Parliament to repeal the Muslim Marriages and Divorce Act (MMDA).


Bills to repeal MMDA, fix minimum marriage age to 18 presented to Parliament