When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA
When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA
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Indian bride collapses and dies at wedding, groom marries her sister

  • When bride Surabhi died at her wedding, both families decided to solemnise the marriage between the groom, Manoj Kumar, and the deceased’s younger sister, Nisha
  • The incident in Uttar Pradesh sparked strong social media response, while experts say factors including patriarchy, caste rules and financial burden probably fuelled the tragedy

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When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA
When an Indian bride died at her wedding, her groom married her sister instead. File photo: EPA
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