Constitution

Which Article of the Constitution of India safeguards one's right to marry the person of one's choice?

  1. Article 19
  2. Article 21
  3. Article 25
  4. Article 29

Answer

The right to marry is a part of right to life under Article 21 of Indian Constitution. Right to marriage is also stated under Human Rights Charter within the meaning of right to start a family.

The right to marry is a universal right and it is available to everyone irrespective of their gender. Various courts across the country have also interpreted right to marry as an integral part of right to life under Article 21.

The correct option is B.