According to a recent survey by Gallup Pakistan more than two third of Pakistani men and women favoured the legal restriction of serving one dish on valima wedding parties. The respondents were asked, According to a new law, there is a restriction of serving one dish on valima wedding parties. Some people are in favour of this law while others are against it. Are you in favour of or against this law? Responding to this 68% said they were in favour of this law, 26% said they were against it while the rest were unable to give an answer to the question
The poll was carried out during the last week of January 2003 shortly after Punjab Government announced the law of one dish restriction on valima wedding parties.
The survey was conducted by Gallup Pakistan, the Pakistani affiliate of Gallup International among more than 1300 statistically selected households in both urban and rural areas of all the four provinces of Pakistan. The sample comprised a cross section of various, income, education, age and geographic segments