Video clip of groom hitting bride on wedding day leaves online community outraged

Wedding reception, decorated table with bride and

A clip of a groom beating the bride has gone viral. Picture credits: iStock

The video, which appeared a few weeks ago, has made the rounds in the social media.

It is International Women's Day, and although we celebrate the continued successes and progress of women, we must also highlight the issues we are still facing today.

Like gender-based violence.

This disquieting video shows how abuse is not too far back or ever present, even in moments of apparent pleasure.

According to, in a video shared on Youtube, even became a "wedding tradition scary"… how the groom did the unthinkable. "

The video shows the groom feeding a piece of cake to the bride, as is customary in the usual wedding cake tradition. Happy Days.

Once the bride's turn to feed the groom's cake, she teases her husband playfully and he quickly gets angry and slaps her face.

And what is usually one of the most important days in the life of a young person quickly becomes one that will be remembered for the worst reasons for the bride.

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Watch the video below.

The social media users are outraged by the repulsive behavior of the grooms, and many are wondering if the bride would remain in the marriage after such early signs of abuse.

People also questioned the reaction of the people near the newlyweds who were not sure what action to take after seeing the groom hit the bride. Read some comments below.

One Youtube user commented, "If he's willing to do this in public, I have to think about what he can do behind closed doors." Another commented on how the man looked at the bride before he fed her the cake, which was questionable indeed.

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"Who else has seen the disgust in his face when he put the cake in his mouth? Family violence during the wedding night? Where is the human rights observation?"

Other users called on the bride to leave the abusive husband there and there. "She should let this man rather than live life as hell with him," read the comment.

The clip comes at a time when abuse and violence against women are the talk of the world, and a painful reminder that, despite the best efforts of women and organizations around the world, women's abuse is as prevalent as ever.

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Earlier this week, the South Africans were appalled by another clip by the famous SA musician Mampintsha beats his girlfriend, also a musician, Babes Wodumo.

According to Timeslive Since then, there have been a number of claims by Mampintsha that Babes has an alcohol problem and defended himself from violent and drunken babes only on the evening of the incident.

While no one but the couple knows the real truth behind these tragic events, violence against a woman can never be excused or excused.

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