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‘Nikah siri’ deprives children of protection

  • Muhamad Isna Wahyudi

Bima, Sumbawa | Fri, October 13 2017 | 12:38 am

PREMIUM Public concern was recently raised over the issue of nikah siri (unregistered marriages) after a businessman, Aris Wahyudi, the owner of, was arrested. His website facilitated nikah siri and he even advertised a “virgin auction.”

Aris’ actions triggered condemnation by authorities and the public, and finally the police declared him a suspect for contravening the Pornog...