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Weird: 16-year old boy  gets married to 71-year-old woman 

A 16-year-old boy has recently gotten married to a 71-year-old woman, and just as you expected, there was objection to the union by family members, but this two threatened to kill themselves if stopped.

Selamat Riayadi, 16, has married his bride Rohaya, 71, in Indonesia, even though the legal age for boys to get married is 19.

After the video of the union emerged on the internet, many people doubted the authenticity, but an Indonesian news outlet claims it spoke to Kuswoyo who confirmed the marriage. He also disclosed that the couple threatened to kill themselves if they were barred from marrying. He said

“They said they wanted to commit suicide because they were completely in love, so if one of them dies, then both must die.”

Rohaya had been married twice and also widowed twice. It is Selamat’s first marriage.

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Updated: May 18, 2018 — 7:05 pm

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