Over 3k couples tie knot at mass marriage event in Ghaziabad
Ghaziabad, 24 Nov (HS): A senior government official stated that nearly 3,000 couples from Hindu, Mu
Over 3k couples tie knot at mass marriage event in Ghaziabad


Ghaziabad, 24 Nov (HS): A senior government official stated that nearly 3,000 couples from Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, and Buddhist faiths married according to their respective traditions at a community marriage event in Kamla Nehru Nagar venue here on Thursday.

Ghaziabad District Magistrate RK Singh stated the couples were from Ghaziabad, Hapur, and Bulandshahr.

According to him, financial assistance was also offered to the children of daily wagers registered with the district labour department, which organised the mass marriage event.

The DM stated that the labour department will transfer ₹65,000 to the bride's father's bank account after each pair received ₹10,000 in advance to purchase the wedding outfit. According to the senior officer, the labour department spent a total of ₹22.50 crore on the event. The newlywed couples were blessed by local MP VK Singh and Anil Rajbhar, Minister of Labour and Employment in the UP government, who were present at the event, according to the officer.

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