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Rekha Kalindi (right) meets Pratibha Patil, former president of India

Rekha Kalindi (right) meets Pratibha Patil, former president of India

The Hindustani Times has published an illuminating interview with rights activist Rekha Kalindi who co-authored the book The Strength to Say No: One Girl’s Fight Against Forced Marriage with French journalist Mouhssine Ennaimi. As was customary, Rekha Kalindi’s family decided to marry her off when she was just eleven years old. The book tells the story of her refusal to bow to this tradition and her subsequent campaign for the rights of children to resist forced and illegal child marriage.

You can read this interview with courageous rights activist Rekha Kalindi by following this link: Hindustani Times – Interview with Rekha Kalindi.

For more details of this important and moving book, follow this link: The Strength to Say No – Peter Owen Publishers.

To purchase directly from AmazonUK, click here: The Strength To Say No.

 

 

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