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Man arrested for getting his nine-year-old son married in Faisalabad

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Posted: Apr 3, 2019 | Last Updated: 1 year ago

The Faisalabad police have arrested a man and a marriage officiant over their involvement in a child marriage. 

The police said that the man had his his nine-year-old son married off to an 11-year-old girl Tuesday night.

The man, who lives in Jhang Bazaar, said that he only has sons and wanted a daughter too, so he got his son married.

The police are investigating the case.

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