"President Asif Ali Zardari is pleased to announce, with the grace of God, the engagement of his and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto's daughter Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari with Mr Mahmood Chaudhry on Nov.27, 2020," a statement issued by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) media cell said.
The measure is part of the latest guidelines issued by the NCOC, which also includes a ban on indoor marriages and allowing "work from home" for 50 per cent the staff in public and private institutions.
The community is advised to avoid crowded places and strictly adhere to the precautionary measures announced by the concerned authorities including maintaining physical distancing and using facemasks.
The 90-year-old former IRTS officer and his 85-year-old wife took the helicopter from Kerala to Bengaluru, which is 394km by road. They flew to Bengaluru on Saturday and returned in the same chartered helicopter on Monday.
The elderly couple paid Rs90,000 per hour for their chartered helicopter flight.
Events staged by professional wedding planners can cost from $200,000 to $800,000 on average, but sometimes reach as high as $2 million. In recent years, Lebanon banks have started offering special wedding loans for young couples to cope.
Thousands of women are abducted and forced to marry each year in the former Soviet republic in Central Asia, where the practice was outlawed in 2013 but is still seen as a cultural tradition by many, according to human rights groups.
Danish media reported that Frederiksen, 42, married filmmaker and photographer Bo Tengberg, 55, on Wednesday at the medieval Magleby Church on Moen island in southeastern Denmark.
In a seven-page protocol, Monsignor Broderick Pabilio, the Manila auxiliary bishop, announced they would accept "only simple wedding" with no bridesmaids and a limited number of guests.
People have begun turning to this unconventional union at a notary in Santa Cruz, a neighbourhood on the western outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, since the COVID-19 disease caused by the virus started battering Brazil. On Thursday alone, 15 couples were married at its drive-thru.