7 True Love Stories of Pakistanis that are Just Amazing
Every love story has fairy tale moments and every love story demands courage for a happy ending. In Pakistan, where conservatives do not welcome love marriages and many people prefer arrange-marriages and marriage within caste, you would still hear about some great love stories. Love Marriage aren't considered social taboos yet there is a cultural resistance. This article is about such real life love stories that are just amazing.
1) World War II soldier fells in Love
Muzafar Khan was 20 years old when he was sent to Burma during World War II as he was deployed as a soldier. He fell in love there with a Burma girl. They got married in 40s, the girl left his country for his soldier and since then, they are living in a small village near Chakwal. He is now 92 and she is 84. - source
2) Pakistani deaf boy got married with Deaf Italian Girl
22 Years old Mudassar befriended over internet with 23 years old Maria from Itlay. Both were deaf. Maria came to Pakistan and both got married. - source
3) 2.5 ft person marries 5'4 girl
Sardar Arif, a 2.5 ft tall man was lucky enough to find his true love, a ft 4 inch tall girl. He was 35 years and she was 25 when they both married. They used to be colleagues and they decided to spend their life together upon feeling love for each other. - source
4) Rambo-Sahiba Love Story
Afzal Khan, famously known as Rambo, used to play a minor role in a PTV comedy show 'Guest House' in 1991. Sahiba, at that time, was one of the well known actresses in Lollywood film industry. Both fell in love and got married. Their love story is regarded as film industry's real and unique love story as a successful actress fell in love with a guy who used to play a role of an extra in dramas.
5) South African Girl comes Pakistan to marry his Facebook Friend
He is from Hafizabad and She is from South Africa. Both fell in love over facebook. Nauman, 18 years old fell in love with 21 years old Zahra.She flies to Pakistan to marry his true love.
6) Maryam Nawaz and Captain Safdar's Love Story
Daughter of Pakistani Prime Minister, Nawaz Shareef, was courageous enough to take a brave stand for her love. She fell in love with a guy who was not as rich and powerful as her family, both were determined and finally Shareef family accepted them. Rumors say that Mr. Safdar used be her driver and both even left their homes for their love and Nawaz Shareef even tried to convince her daughter as well as Mr. Safdar to leave each other for good. Whatever the case may be, both deserve respect for being sincere, strong and determined.
7) Famous marriage of Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza
Both were celebrities of their countries, and both made significant buzz in both nations. On 12 April 2010, both got married. Married in India and Walima was held in Pakistan. It comes in the list as several reactions were seen in India before marriage and some political parties even tried to convince Sania's family to not to let Sania marry a Pakistani guy.