What are the major issues associated with frauds in NRI weddings? Suggest the steps that Indian govt. should take to counter exploitation of indian women by NRI(Non Resident Indians) spouses?( 250 words) 15 marksSubject: Social JusticeTopic: Vulnerable Sections of populationSub-Topic: Mechanisms and Laws for protection and betterment
Introduction: Mention the growing incidences of indian women being deserted after marriage with NRIs. Few notable cases/examples could add value.
Scenario build up: Mention the major issues associated like abandoning women after marriage, no legal options for govt. to confiscate passport , inefficient legal mechanisms, violence against women, honeymoon brides, vague jurisdiction of courts, false information etc. Suggest the steps that govt can take to address such issues like legal provision to confiscate passport, collaboration with countries to legally prosecute offenders, Introduction of a system of cross check / consent, Sensitization of police and authorities, Building awareness, Recognition of NCW as an authorized body to directly make applications before foreign courts, Cases of domestic discord to be included in the scope of extradition treaties, etc
. Conclusion: Suggest the need for a comprehensive bill that will address multi pronged issues of NRI marriages and secure the safety of Indians in all conditions. Suggest a suitable way forward.