10. Punishment for solemnising a child marriage.- Whoever performs, conducts, directs or abets any child marriage shall be punishable with rigorous imprisonment which may extend to two years and shall be liable to fine which may extend to one lakh rupees unless he proves that he had reasons to believe that the marriage was not a child marriage.
Above is the provision of Child Marriage Restraint Act, 2006
by way of this provision, even a Pandit is covered.........however, this provision is only in concern with Child Marriage.
the given facts above are not of child marriage.....otherwise Hindu Marriage Act, does not fix any such liability on a Pandit.