- Despite the coronavirus pandemic, a couple in Malaysia devised a means to go on with their big wedding
- Tengku Adnan and his bride Oceane Alagia held a drive-thru wedding on Sunday, 20 December with 10 000 people in attendance
- The wedding took place outside a grand government building in Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur
A couple in Malaysia did not allow the coronavirus pandemic to stop them from holding a big wedding as 10 000 guests attended their nuptials.
According to the Covid-19 restriction in Malaysia, weddings must not exceed 20 people but the couple decided to hold a drive-through wedding, Yahoo! News reports. Tengku Muhammed Hafiz, who is the son of former cabinet minister Tengku Adnan, got married to his bride Oceane Alagia on Sunday, 20 December.
Guests at the event, which took place outside a grand government building in Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur, adhered to social distancing rules.
The newly-weds were seated outside the building while guests slowly drove past in their cars. The guests only got a distant wave from the wedding party.
According to reports, it took about three hours for all the 10 000 guests to drive by. The groom's father shared adorable photos of the event on his Facebook page and appreciated the guests for adhering to all safety guidelines.
In other viral wedding news, Briefly.co.za recently reported on a South African couple who started trending for their affordable wedding. South Africans enjoyed the adorable snaps of the budget-friendly wedding. Many love the fact that it was a simple yet extremely happy ceremony.
@HybreVM shared the images to Twitter recently in celebration of the small occasion. The tweet has already gained over 17 000 likes, 630 quote tweets and over 1 000 retweets on the social networking site.
The stunning couple received tons of congratulatory messages from proud tweeps. These are just a few of the responses to the snaps:
"Why do I want a wedding like this?!!! Congratulations."
"We can still do this without lobola paid... Will use da lobola to buy my wife Smeg products..."
"Congratulations. My kind of wedding. Pity my future hubby might want a big wedding."
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