Special Correspondent

KURNOOL: A which got married against the wishes of the girl’s parents, sought police protection for their safe exit from the country to the U.K., here on Wednesday.

Sudheer, a software professional, and Chandrika, a B.Tech. student, planned to fly to the U.K. on January 18.

According to reports, they got married without the knowledge of their parents in 2003. The parents who came to know about it in 2005, forced the girl to divorce her husband. Since then they had lost contact but met again recently.

They got remarried on January 6 and got it registered. Claiming that they legally husband and wife legally, they alleged that the girl’s parents, who hailed from Mahabubnagar, were threatening to murder them if they went ahead with the marriage. They also met the SP and formally lodged a complaint.