Mukhya Mantri Samuhik Vivah Yojna: Already married couple attends wedding for grants
An already married couple, who had attended a mass marriage just to get the grants the state government was doling out, was caught out when the woman was spotted feeding her newborn, officials said.
It was also attended by local BJP MLA Jatashankar Tripathi and District Magistrate Naveen Kumar.
When asked, social welfare officer of Kushinagar, TK Singh, said: "Yes, the information about an already married couple getting married came to us and a probe has been initiated. If the information turns out to be true, an FIR will be lodged against the culprits and money will be recovered."
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