Marriage called off after groom’s father elopes with bride’s mother
Marriage plans of two youngsters were shattered after the groom’s father and the bride’s mother revived their young days’ love and both reportedly fled.
According to the details, the incident took place in the Indian city of Surat where the marriage was scheduled for the second week of February.
But, both bride and groom’s parents, are nowhere to be found for 10 days now.
The man disappeared from his house in Katargam area, while, the woman left her house in Navsari.
It strongly suspect that they have eloped, leaving the families in an extremely embarrassing situation.
Both families have filed missing persons’ report with the police.
The bride and groom prepared for their marriage for the past one year after their engagement.
They from the same community and elders taken into confidence before their engagement.
However, the elopement barely a month before the marriage has left everyone shocked.
The groom’s father, a textile businessman, who also deals in property, went untraceable around January 10.
He is also a member of a political party and knew the bride’s mother since their younger years.
They were neighbours in Katargam area and were good friends too, the report said.
“They knew each other since they lived in same society. Some of their close friends informed us after they eloped that they had a relationship in the past too.”
“However, the woman engaged to her current husband,” said a relative of both the families.