A family in India called off a wedding over the bride’s alleged addiction to chatting on whatsapp. News agency ANI reported that the groom’s family declared the girl not too good to be a wife or not just a wife material.
According to Amroha Superintendent of Police Vipin Tada, the family of the groom refused to hold the wedding on the 5th of September, being the day the wedding was supposed to happen, saying the wife-to be spends too much time on messaging platform.
ANI quoted what the bride’s father Urooj Mehandi said, see what he said below!
“We were waiting for the groom’s family. When they did not turn up, we went to their house. The family refused to marry my daughter, alleging that she is not good as she spends too much time on WhatsApp.”
The bride’s father also said after requesting so much from them, a whooping sum of Rs 65 lakh, then the groom’s family agreed to hold the wedding .
“Later, when we pleaded, they agreed for the nikah but demanded a dowry of Rs 65 lakh,” he said.
The superintendent of police in Amroha wrote this below!
“The bridegroom’s side have claimed that they snapped the marriage … as the bride had a habit of using WhatsApp excessively, and was sending messages to her in-laws even before the wedding.”