7 Yr Old Boy Forced To Marry A Stray Dog

A young boy has been forced to marry a female stray dog, as his family think it will fend off evil spirits.

Mukesh Kerayi, 7, resides in the intensely superstitious rural village in eastern India called Manik Bazar.

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As stated by his parents and grandparents, his horoscope forecasts his first wife will die young.

So in order to prevent such a misfortune, they put a female dog in a wedding dress and made it the first wife of Mukesh.

Similar to an ordinary wedding, villagers cheered and danced in celebration of the boy and his new ‘bride’.

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The canine was allegedly kicked back onto the streets after the ceremony.

Mukesh-Kerayi_bThe government of India is still attempting to educate tribal and rural communities that these acts of superstition are wrong.

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