ZARGHAR, Tajikistan — Arranged marriages of partners who possess never ever met are typical in rural Tajikistan. Nevertheless the 27 wedding of village schoolteacher Saidsho Asrorov’s to Marjona Hudoidodova is highly unusual august.
Their wedding had been arranged in under one on orders of the country’s autocratic ruler week.
President Emomali Rahmon had been visiting Tajikistan’s southwestern Khatlon region on August 16 whenever Asrorov, a history that is 23-year-old, provided a speech praising “the top of this country and creator of comfort in Tajikistan.”
Asrorov indicated appreciation to Rahmon for their role in “supporting training therefore the upbringing for the young generation” and recited his very own verses of Tajik poetry (see movie below) to honor Rahmon, a previous Soviet apparatchik who has got governed Tajikistan since 1992.