NEW DELHI: There have been odd marital unions and one of the most strange marriages has emerged out of Pathankot City, Punjab, where an Indian mother married the elder brother of her daughter’s husband. Her daughter’s brother-in-law.
In the modern-day, the likes of social media a big part in life and that even includes future marriages.
In this case, social media created a turn of events which eventually led to such a marriage taking place.
It started when a 21-year-old man from Gurdaspur sent a friend request to an 18-year-old girl on Facebook and the two began chatting.
Over time, they got into a relationship and eventually got married sometime in April 2019.
Meanwhile, the girl’s 37-year-old mother became attracted to her son-in-law’s elder brother, aged 22. She regularly saw him as he worked in Pathankot.
The brother felt the same way towards the Indian mother and the two planned to get married.
The woman divorced her husband in order to get married for the second time and on October 2, 2019, she married her son-in-law’s brother, who is 15 years younger than her, in the Indian village of Malikpur.
It was a wedding which took place in secret and it only came to light when the woman arrived at the home where her daughter was now living.
She was shocked to see her mother with her husband’s brother.