Due to crushing poverty, countless families in Pakistan are unable to have their daughters and sisters get married. Desperate parents may resort to extreme measures, such as killing their children and committing suicide afterwards.
Australian Multicultural charity Australia supports parents in these difficult situations by providing them with basic items necessary for newlywed girls, including dresses, shoes, utensils, bedding, fans, sewing machines, etc. Australian Multicultural charity Australia also offers some financial assistance to offset other marriage expenses. Depending on the region,