Recently a young Iranian couple got under arrest after their video while proposing for marriage went viral on social media.
As per the police the duo has offended Islamic tradition in front of the public but was later released on bail. In the clip the man is standing in a heart-shaped ring of flower petals in a mall in the central Iranian city of Arak.
Deputy police Chief Mostafa Norouzi, in Arak gave a statement in this matter that “it is unacceptable for the young “to do whatever is common in other places of the world and disregard mores, culture and religion” in Iran.
Lawyer Isa Amini, head of the Tehran Bar Association, criticized the arrest and said that the couple has not done any crime or have not committed any wrong doing that deserves punishment.