She called off her wedding for all the right reasons. Remya Ramachandran, a resident of Thrissur, took to Facebook to call off her wedding when the groom and his family demanded dowry. Here’s the post:
കൂട്ടുകാരെ, വിവാഹദിനം എന്നാണെന്ന് ചോദിക്കുന്നവര്ക്ക് ഒരറിയിപ്പ് . നിശ്ചയത്തിനു മുന്പ് വരെ എന്നെ മാത്രം മതിയെന്നു പ…
Posted by Remya Ramachandran on Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Friends, for those of you who frequently ask about the wedding date, here comes a note. The family, which needed just “me”, pulled their leg after engagement. Now they need an extra package of 50 sovereigns gold and 5 lakhs in cash, along with me. As I am deadly against Dowry and have very less “tolerance” towards those who can’t keep their word, I believe that “buying” such an idiot and his greedy family for this huge amount of money will be a total loss. So, I am cancelling this wedding. Thanks, Remya
Later, she also posted:
Dear friends , Thanks for your huge support . I’m overwhelmed . I juz wanted to let my circle know about…
Posted by Remya Ramachandran on Saturday, December 5, 2015
Thanks for this, Remya. We need more women like who should take a stand against dowry and take such a step.