Chinese elderly people stop wedding car to demand for free gifts

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Chinese elderly people stop wedding car to demand for free gifts” – below is their description.

    Elderly people in central China’s Henan province were filmed standing in the middle of the road to stop a wedding car, demanding for free cigarettes and money. The local authorities have been educating residents not to force couples for free gifts, but that has not stopped elderly people from blocking wedding cars.

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