Not too long ago, a person from the east coast spoke of his 19 marriages, and now has 46 children and 200 grandchildren.
Che Soh, now in his 70s revealed he got married at the age of 15-years-old, ended up with 19 marriages and when he turned 55, he married a 16-year-old.
“I started marrying on the age of 15, and after a 12 months into marriage, I began in search of one other spouse.”
“At one level I had 4 wives on the similar time.”
“The final time I received married was on the age of 55, with a 16-year-old however it solely lasted two weeks.”
When requested how he managed to draw such younger ladies regardless of his age, he mentioned, it is likely to be as a result of he has qualities that ladies “dream” about. He mentioned,
“Although I’m strict, I’m loving and humorous. All my 19 wives have been married to me once they have been nonetheless of their teenagers”
Unimpressed by the person’s ‘achievement’ in marrying teenagers, netizens started to pile on the harm, with most specializing in the person’s blatant glorification youngster marriages.
Choosing up from the #girlsnotbrides motion abroad, the youth of Malaysia have additionally begun to criticise youngster marriages that live on in Malaysia.
One netizen writes, “That is gross. The person married a 16-year-old when he was 55. Glorifying paedophilia.”
One other tweet writes, “You married all these youngsters not as a result of you’ve qualities ladies ‘dream’ about, however since you manipulated naive underage children to fulfill your grasping lust.”
Many have been additionally perturbed by that many have been supportive of the person whereas citing that the act of marrying teenagers is ‘halal’.
One netizen writes, “Sorry *** *** however marriage doesn’t make your paedophilia halal.”
Authorized loopholes in Malaysia have made it attainable for younger ladies to be married to males three to 4 instances their age.
As reported within the International Citizen, roughly 16,000 ladies beneath the age of 15 have been married in Malaysia, and 650 million women and girls alive as we speak have been married as kids worldwide.
It’s time we put a cease to those practices and educate the general public that this dangerous customized disproportionately impacts ladies.
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