Hindu, Muslim couples tie the knot together in mass marriage
Moradabad (UP), Feb 9 : In a unique marriage ceremony, 131 couples tied the knot including 46 Muslim couples along with Hindus in mass marriage organised under ?Mukhyamantri Samuhik Vivah Yojana? in a village in Thakurdwara. Couples also received a present of Rs 20,000 each from the state government on this occasion. ?We are very happy with the initiative taken by the government?, said one of the bridegrooms.
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