Mangalore, Oct 17, 2014: In what could be termed as a classic case of unflinching love, a young pair belonging to different religions tied the nuptial knot by braving all odds. The marriage of 21 year of Sonia D’Souza of Elyarpadavu and 24 year old Roshan M.S. of Bantwal took place at the Arya Samaj in Mangalore on October 16 after several dramatic scenes.
Recently, when Sonia decided to marry her lover Roshan amid opposition from her family, she moved out of her house only for her parents to lodge a missing complaint.
Meanwhile, as families of both Roshan and Sonia gathered hint that the two had decided to enter into wedlock at Arya Samaj, several people had gathered outside the venue and there was even a heated exchange of words between Sonia and her mother, the latter adamant that her daughter returned home. But Sonia stood by the side of her love and said she was determined to lead a life with Roshan.
The Konaje as well as Kadri police who arrived at the spot secured the statements of both Roshan and Sonia. They also suggested that Roshan lodged a complaint against Sonia’s father who had threatened his life.
After all the dramatic scenes, the couple tied the nuptial knot.