23 Feb '11, 1am

Man with 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren makes his family the largest in the world

MIZORAM - AN INDIAN man from Mizoram in Kolkata, northern India has the largest family in the world with 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren, according to Malaysia Nanban. Ziona Chana, 66, and his family live in a 100-room, four-storey house set amidst the hills of Baktwang village in Mizoram. Ziona considered himself lucky to be the husband of 39 women. The oldest wife Zathiangi organises her fellow partners to perform household chores. Ziona keeps the younger wives near his bedroom with the older members of the family sleeping farther away and has a rotation system to decide who visits Ziona's bedroom. -- THE STAR/ANN

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