21 Jan '11, 4am

Baik punya "alasan" haha 'Can I marry my daughter-in-law'

Kuala Lumpur (The Star/ANN) - The Public Complaints Bureau of Malaysia has had to handle some of the strangest matters - from personal family issues to looking for a suitable husband. Deputy Minister in Prime Minister's Department Datuk T. Murugiah, who is in charge of the bureau said the most peculiar complaint was from a man in his 50s who wanted to know if he could marry his daughter-in-law in order to keep his dying son's property within the family. "The son, who in his 30s, was bedridden and had only about three days to live. He had a lot of property under his name so the father was worried that his son's wife would marry someone else and take away his wealth. "So in order to safeguard the property, the family planned for a marriage between the father and the daughter-in-law," he told The Star when met at the Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman's Graphic Design and Multimed...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/ann/20110121/tap-can-i-marry-my-...

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