BATTAGRAM-UNS- The first wedding during CPEC project was held in KPK district Battagram last week. A newly married Chinese couple, who are part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project workforce, celebrated their wedding in a traditional ceremony held at Koza Banda area in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s (KP) Battagram district on Monday.
The couple Sain and Lin returned from China on Monday after their marriage and threw a traditional reception for their Pakistani friends in Koza Banda. Lin graced the reception in the traditional red wedding dress and bridal jewellery, she had also applied mehndi on her hands, while Sain wore a white sherwani.
Talking to DawnNews, Sain thanked his colleagues and friends for making their wedding so memorable. He said that his friends in Koza Banda had suggested that they should have a Pukhtun-styled wedding ceremony, and also helped the couple in arranging the reception.
The husband and wife have been working in Koza Banda for the past six months.