The North East Region is a hot spot of human trafficking landlocked by international borders coupled with ethnic violence and armed conflict in the area, said Assam State Commission for Women chairperson Mridula Saharia Friday.
Bihar is one of the hotspots of child
marriage in the country and on an average marriages of 67 per
cent of girls below 18 years of age are solemnised every year,
state Minister for Social Welfare Damodar Rawat said.