Instead Of Rs 75 Lakh Dowry, Rajasthan Bride Asks For Construction Of Girls’ Hostel


A Rajasthan bride made an uncommon request earlier than her marriage ceremony.

In a bid to advertise woman little one schooling, a bride in Rajasthan requested that the quantity put aside for her dowry be used for the development of a ladies’ hostel as a substitute. Anjali Kanwar, the daughter of Kishore Singh Kanod in Barmer metropolis, married Praveen Singh on November 21. In keeping with a report revealed in Dainik Bhaskar, Anjali approached her father earlier than the marriage and advised him that the cash put aside for her dowry ought to as a substitute go in direction of the development of a ladies’ hostel. Kishore Singh Kanod agreed and donated Rs 75 lakh for the development, as per his daughter’s needs.  

It was a transfer broadly praised on social media. A clipping of the information article was shared on Twitter by Tribhuwan Singh Rathore, the Rawat of Barmer.  

In keeping with the report, Anjali approached Mahant Pratap Puri after marriage ceremony rituals had been accomplished and expressed her want in a letter, which he learn out to the assembled friends. Loud applause greeted the announcement, and her father introduced Anjali with a clean cheque, asking her to fill within the desired quantity.  

Mahant Pratap Puri, who’s the present head of Taratara math, praised the initiative, saying the placing cash apart for the betterment of society and speaking about ladies’ schooling on the time of kanyadaan was in itself an inspirational act.  

In keeping with Patrika, he additionally introduced that Mr Kanod had already introduced a grant of Rs 1 crore for the development of a hostel on NH68, however extra funds of Rs 50 to Rs 75 lakh had been required to finish the development. The quantity was made obtainable because of his daughter. 

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