Man of Quetta father to 56 children from six wives

Tuesday 18 April 2017 1 month ago 44   Quetta   Print

Man with his 56 children at Quetta

Report  Web desk : QUETTA: A Pakistani man, 70, has claimed to have fathered 54 children with six wives, saying it was not something he planned in advance. Abdul Majeed Mengal is a 70-year-old truck driver who lives in Nushki in southwest of Quetta, married his first wife when he was just 18 and subsequently he married five other women. The majority of his children are under ten-years-old and his youngest child is a daughter, two-year-old Bibi Zainab. He insists that everyone in the family lives in harmony. He said: I worked hard and provided a good education to my older sons. But now I am an old man these things are out of my hands. But in a series of unfortunate events, Mengal lost 12 of his children, but he still has 22 sons and 20 daughters. Alongside the death of 12 of his children, he has lost two of his wives. 02