ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister Fawad Chaudhry has said that voluntary marriage is the basic right of every girl and considering girls as the property is against Islam.
Reacting to the incident at a private university in his tweet on social networking site Twitter, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry said that voluntary marriage is a basic right of every girl, considering girls as the property of Islam.
The Federal Minister said that the rights that Islam gives to women, the marriage of choice are central to these rights. The university administration should reconsider its decision.
On March 8, on the occasion of International Women’s Day, a student at a private university in Lahore expressed her desire to marry a fellow student, a video of which went viral on social media, and the university administration arrested both students. He was expelled from the university.