Man Beaten By Fourth Wife For Contracting Fifth Marriage


Man beaten by fourth wife for contracting fifth marriage

Humaira came to know about fifth marriage of her husband when she went to a market where she started thrashing him.

OKARA: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-July 9th, 2020) A woman beat his husband for solemnizing fifth marriage somewhere in Okara here on Thursday.

The incident took place in a crowded market where the man’s fourth wife Humaira suddenly appeared and thrashed her husband in public. The fourth marriage was cause of thrashing.

According to the witnesses, the newly-wed bride was just 13-year old that was another violation of the law as marriage with under-age girls was not allowed under the law.

Unfortunately, every attempt to declare underage marriages punishable and raising the official adulthood age to 18 been foiled in the country.

Fida Hussnain

Fida Hussnain is a lahore based journalist. He writes on politics, religion, social issues and climate change. He is also a research fellow at University of Gujrat.