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The marriage of the teenage girl with the Pakistan MP comes despite the country's law, which does not allow marriages of girls below the age of 16 and also recommends punishment for parents if they willfully do it.

According to the Pak Observer, the lawmaker has only solemnized Nikkah with the girl while a proper marriage ceremony is yet to be held.

Meanwhile, the lower Chitral DPO has said that the girl's father has assured the authorities that he will not send his daughter until she is 16-years-old.

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