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Rise in Pakistan TV marriages

Matchmaking TV shows in Pakistan could be slowly changing attitudes to romance in the country.

Matchmaking shows have been staples of Pakistani TV for several years now, with many couples choosing to seek romance and future partners under the full gaze of television cameras.

In a society where choosing partners has traditionally been the responsibility of family elders, many believe more modern paths to romance such as this, could slowly be changing attitudes.

However, televised weddings are still a controversial subject, as BBC Urdu's Iram Abbasi reports.

  • 14 Feb
  • From the section Asia