Angry Indian Bride Marries Wedding Guest After Groom has Epilepsy Seizure Mid-Ceremony

February 19, 2015 9:15 am

An Indian bride has married a guest at her wedding after her groom-to-be had a seizure and collapsed.

Reports said the groom, , was epileptic and he had kept the information from the bride, Indira, and her family.

While Mr Kishore was taken to hospital, the angry bride decided to switch husbands.

She asked a member of her brother-in-law’s family, who was a guest, to step in and marry her instead. He agreed.The incident took place in Rampur town in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

According to a report in The Times of , Mr Kishore, 25, fell to the
ground in front of the wedding guests just as he was reaching out to
garland Indira.

On his return from the hospital, Mr Kishore pleaded with Indira to
change her mind, telling her that he would be ridiculed by friends and
relatives if he went home without a bride, but she refused.

Local police official told the BBC that Mr Kishore
and his family were initially upset and lodged a complaint with the

“But since the bride is already married now, what can anyone do? So the
families have resolved the matter and the complaint has been withdrawn,”
he added.

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