Author Taslima Nasreen criticizes Malala for marrying Pakistani Muslim Asser Malik
London: Author Taslima Nasreen is receiving flak for criticizing Malala Yousafzai for marrying a Muslim.
She said she was quite shocked to learn Malala married a Pakistani guy. She is only 24. I thought she went to Oxford university for study
, she would fall in love with a handsome progressive English man at Oxford and then think of marrying not before the age of 30. But..”
The controversial author has been condemned not only by the supporters of Malala Yousafzai but also liberal activists for her remarks.
Reacting to the backlash she received online the author said, “Some misogynist Talibans are happy with Malala because she married a Muslim, a Pakistani and married when she is very young.”