Iranian couple arrested after public marriage proposal goes viral
According to the police, the proposal was unacceptable and it is an offence to the Islamic Religion
The couple was however, later release on bail despite agencies calling for harsh punishment. Wonders shall never end!
Many people find the public proposal idea romantic but the Iranian couple appeared to have paid the price for expressing their love in the public. The lovers were arrested after their public proposal video went viral.
📹 Man publicly proposes to woman at shopping mall in Arak, central #Iran
Both arrested for "marriage proposal in contradiction to islamic rituals… based on decadent Western culture," then released on bail pic.twitter.com/eKdlNX9Bte
— Sobhan Hassanvand (@Hassanvand) March 8, 2019
According to the police, the pair offended Islamic mores on public decency. The viral video shows the young man standing in a heart shaped ring of flower petals next to colourful balloons in a shopping mail in the central Iranian city of Arak.
The young man proposes to his lover and the woman says “yes” he then slips a beautiful ring on her finger to cheers from a crowd of onlookers. The people have not experience such a beautiful proposal like such were unpleased with the public proposal and this resulted to their arrest.