Family calls off wedding over bride’s addiction to social media

Family calls off wedding over bride’s addiction to social media

- An Indian family has reportedly called off a wedding due to the bride's addiction to Whatsapp

- According to the reports, the groom's family refused to show up for the wedding and cited her addiction as their reason for calling off the wedding

- The revealed that they no longer considered her good enough for marriage due to this

PAY ATTENTION: Click "See First" under the "Following" tab to see Briefly news on your News Feed!

When the saying about too much of everything not being good was invented, it appears the emphasis on 'everything' was omitted. While many people are meeting the love of their lives and getting business deals on social media, this Indian lady has lost her husband-to-be due to it.

According to news agency ANI, an Indian family called off a wedding due to the bride's addiction to Whatsapp. The groom’s family considered the girl not too good for marriage due to her love for the messaging app.

According to Amroha Superintendent of Police Vipin Tada, the groom’s family refused to show on September 5, the day the wedding was supposed to take place because the bride's said addiction.

READ ALSO: Determined karate kid, 7, sells atchar to raise funds for tournament

Family calls off wedding over bride’s addiction to social media

Urooj Mehandi and daughter Source: IndianTimes

Urooj Mehandi, the father of the bride narrated: “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.”

PAY ATTENTION: Save mobile data with FreeBasics: Briefly is now available on the app

He also alleged that the groom’s family agreed to hold the wedding following repeated requests but demanded a hefty dowry of Rs 65 lakh.

According to Vipin Tada, the superintendent of police in Amroha,

“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.”

Do you have news that might interest us? Message us on our Facebook page and we could feature your story.

To stay up to date with the latest news, download our news app on Google Play or iTunes today.

Take a look at the silly Policeman Animated Joke From Africa and head over to Briefly South Africa's YouTube channel for more awesome videos.

Source: Briefly.co.za

Related news
Dad of quintuplets was allegedly planning wedding with another woman

Dad of quintuplets was allegedly planning wedding with another woman

Dad of quintuplets was allegedly planning wedding with another woman
Briefly.co.za
Mailfire view pixel