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Muslim dad and brother ‘abused entire family after two daughters refused arranged marriages’

Muslim dad and brother ‘abused entire family after two daughters refused arranged marriages’

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
14/06/2019
Lancastrian
Summary: 

A father is on trial for controlling his entire family because two of his eight daughters would not marry the men he had chosen for them. He said they were ‘dead to the family’ and vowed to inflict what he considered a ‘traditional’ Islamic upbringing on two others who wanted to lead western lives, a crout was told. Madina and Maryha Khan were not allowed to go out and he made them cook and clean for him. They described their lives as ‘living in a prison’.