Dubai man divorces wife just 15 minutes after Islamic marriage

Dubai man divorces wife just 15 minutes after Islamic marriage

  • Groom agreed to pay £20,000 to the father of the bride for her hand in marriage
  • He paid the first half in the judge’s office as agreed and was to give the rest after
  • But bride’s father demanded it on the spot and wouldn’t let him get it from car
  • Groom felt ‘insulted and demeaned’ and divorced the woman immediately 

Nic White For Mailonline

A groom divorced his bride just 15 minutes after their Islamic wedding because he felt ‘insulted’ by her father’s bride price demands.

The man agreed to pay his new father-in-law Dh100,000 (£20,000) for their wedding in Dubai but the older man became impatient to get the cash.

Family members and friends accompanied the couple to a Sharia judge’s office to witness the marriage contract being signed.

A groom divorced his bride just 15 minutes after their Islamic wedding because he felt ‘insulted’ by her father’s bride price demands (stock image)

The groom handed over Dh50,000 (£10,000) on the spot as agreed, with the rest to come after the party left the court building, according to Gulf News.

However, the father demanded the cas

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