Girl forced to marry at 15, shunned at 16
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Muslim girl forced to marry at 15 in Sri Lanka tells of abuse

Hundreds of Muslim girls in Sri Lanka are forced into marriage every year, under a community opt-out from the legal marriage age.

One teenager whose identity we're protecting describes the violence she endured. You may find her story distressing.

Reporting by BBC Sinhala's Saroj Pathirana

  • 20 Jun 2017
  • From the section Asia