In certain cases under the child marriage law, the marriage would be absolutely illegal and will be considered to have not occurred in the first place. Such instances are as under:
- When a child is kidnapped for the purpose of marriage.
- When a child is enticed and taken for the purpose of marriage.
- When a child is:
- Sold for the purpose of marriage
- After marriage, the minor is sold or trafficked
- If the Court passed an order against a child marriage and it still takes place.