Gurgaon khap permits same-gotra marriage due to low sex ratio

For a state known to ban marriages within the same `gotra` (clan), a community in Haryana`s Gurgaon district has been forced to abandon a 600-year-old tradition of brotherhood within the community and allow such marriages.

Will gherao Parliament if no ban on same-gotra marriage: Tikait

The members of caste councils will stage a gherao of Parliament if the government fails to ban marriages within the same sub-caste, BKU leader Mahendra
Singh Tikait has said.