ZARGHAR, Tajikistan — Arranged marriages of partners who’ve don’t ever met are typical in rural Tajikistan. Nevertheless the 27 wedding of town schoolteacher Saidsho Asrorov’s to Marjona Hudoidodova is extremely uncommon august.
Their wedding finished up being arranged in a matter of one on sales associated with the country’s autocratic ruler week.
President Emomali Rahmon finished up being visiting Tajikistan’s southwestern Khatlon area on August 16 whenever Asrorov, a brief history that is 23-year-old, offered a speech praising «the very very first option connected with nation and creator of convenience in Tajikistan.»
Asrorov suggested admiration to Rahmon for his or her component in «supporting training along with upbringing for the young generation» and recited their very very very own verses of Tajik poetry (see film below) to honor Rahmon, a classic Soviet apparatchik who might have governed Tajikistan since 1992.
Duly impressed — and notwithstanding the kowtowing that regularly moves from their wait energy — Rahmon asked Asrorov if he’d been hitched.
Asrorov, that will struggle to their paltry teacher’s income to cover a«bride that is conventional» towards the moms and dads of the next partner, reacted he finished up being solitary.
August«I happened to be concerned and excited within my message,» Asrorov told RFE/RL on 22. «The president asked myself about my life that is entire and. (more…)