Did you ever hear of someone marrying to their relatives? You probably have heard. In Pakistan, a few exceptions involved marrying to a relative itself. Although getting married to a cousin is not accepted by all the societies in the world, the land of Pakistan has it legal. Also, this is not only prevalent in Pakistan, but also other countries have been witnessing this practice.
As we all know, if any celeb does anything noticeable it becomes the talk of the town. So, here we have a list of a few Pakistani famous personalities who have married their cousins.
PS - By this article, we don't mean to disrespect the culture of the country.
Popular TV actor and model of Pakistan, Babar Khan, was blessed with a baby girl with his second wife Bisma.
Bisma who is Babar's first cousin was in class 9th when the couple got married in 2015.
The all-rounder cricketer of Pakistan also married his maternal cousin Nadia Afridi.
He is blessed to have four daughters.
One of Pakistan's finest opening batsmen married his cousin Lubna who is a doctor by profession. They tied the knot in the year 1996.
The famous Pakistani singer of 'Halka Halka Suroor' is a well-known personality in India as well. The music legend married his uncle's daughter Naheed Nusrat.
Naheed was the daughter of his father's brother Salamat Ali Khan.
Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan married Reham only a few years ago when the latter divorced her previous husband, Dr Ijaz Rehman. Reham and Ijaz were cousins.
Reham is very happy with Imran and comments, "Even as a stepfather, he is wonderful."
One of the leading hosts of the morning show in Pakistan divorced her first husband, Waqar Wahidi, in the year 2012.
Her fans were eager to know the reason behind the split but she never discussed it.
Pakistani folk singer Sanam Marvi married her cousin Hamid Ali, and they have three children together.