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Aarav Kapur

Aarav Kapur

Asked on 5 September, 2019

Are live-in relationships illegal in India?

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No. Last year, the Supreme Court noted that two consenting adults can live together without getting married.

Amit Jhadav

Amit Jhadav

Asked on 5 September, 2019

Who are the SHRC members who called for law against live-in relationships?

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SHRC Chairperson Prakash Chandra Tatia and member Mahesh Chandra Sharma called for a law against live-in relationships.

Trisha Singhal

Trisha Singhal

Asked on 5 September, 2019

What did SHRC say?

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SHRC said women in live-in relationships don't lead a dignified life.

Sai Jayaraman

Sai Jayaraman

Asked on 5 September, 2019

What does concubine mean?

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A concubine is used for a woman who stays with a man but doesn't get the same statue as his wife.

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