Govt is NOT aware about extravagant Marriages
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 3148
ANSWERED ON 23.04.2008
EXTRAVAGANCE IN MARRIAGE CEREMONIES CAUSING SOCIAL TENSION .
3148 . PROF. P.J. KURIAN
(a) whether Government is aware of the extravagance in marriage ceremonies in the country which is increasing social tension;
(b) if so, whether Government proposes to bring legislation to control such extravagances;
(c) if so, the details thereof; and
(d) if not, the reasons therefor?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS
(DR. SHAKEEL AHMAD)
(a): No such reports have been received by the Government.
(b): No, Sir.
(c) & (d): Does not arise.