LONDON: Malala Yousafzai, the campaigner for women` training and Nobel Peace Prize laureate who survived being shot aged 15 by a Taliban gunman in her native Pakistan in 2012, has bought married, she stated on social media on Tuesday.
The 24-year-old, who lives in Britain, stated she and her new husband, who she named solely as Asser, had wed in town of Birmingham and celebrated at home with their households.
“Today marks a precious day in my life. Asser and I tied the knot to be partners for life,” she wrote on Twitter, including 4 photos to her submit.
Today marks a treasured day in my life.
Asser and I tied the knot to be companions for all times. We celebrated a small nikkah ceremony at home in Birmingham with our households. Please ship us your prayers. We are excited to stroll collectively for the journey forward.
: @malinfezehai pic.twitter.com/SNRgm3ufWP
— Malala (@Malala) November 9, 2021
Malala gave no different details about her husband aside from his first title.
Internet customers recognized him as Asser Malik, common supervisor of the Pakistan Cricket Board`s High Performance Centre. However, there was no official affirmation on this.
Malala is revered in many components of the world, particularly in Western nations, for her private braveness and her eloquence in advocating for the rights of women and girls. In Pakistan, her activism has divided public opinion.
As just lately as July this 12 months, Malala had informed a British journal that she was undecided if she would ever marry.
“I still don`t understand why people have to get married. If you want to have a person in your life, why do you have to sign marriage papers, why can`t it just be a partnership?” she was quoted as saying in a prolonged profile.
The remark had drawn criticism from many social media customers in Pakistan at the time.