A doctor bride calls off marriage on her wedding day. the reason for the decision is that grooms family demanded 1 crore dowry on the wedding day.
The bride Dr. Rashi, daughter of Senior Professor Anil Saxena at Kota Medical College was set to tie a knot with Dr. Saksham Madhok. The grooms family put forward a sudden demand of 1 crore rupees dowry on the last minute of the wedding made the bride to take an extra shocking decision.
At the time of the engagement Saturday, the groom was given a car and five gold coins of 10 grams each but on the day of marriage, they sought more gifts, cash, and jewelry. The woman’s family claimed that they had already spent around 30 to 35 lakhs on the dowry and arrangements for the wedding besides gifting a car to the boy.
Dr. Rashi, who in turn spoke over the phone to the groom about the last minute dowry demand and he also insisted the demand. They then conveyed the decision to call off the wedding to the groom’s family and filed a complaint with the police against the groom, his sister, brother-in-law and his parents at Nayapura police station.
However, the bride’s family played the gracious host and broke the news to the guests only after the wedding feast was served. The guests appreciated the woman’s decision to call off the wedding and said it would inspire other women to fight the menace.