Just days before convicted drug smuggler Andrew Chan is set to face death by firing squad, reports have emerged that he has married his girlfriend of three years, Febyanti Herewila.

According to Chan’s family the pair wed at Besi Prison on Nusakambangan Island on Monday, News Corp reported.

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This comes just months after the Bali Nine ringleader proposed to his girlfriend while he was still at Kerobokan Prison in February.

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Febyanti immediately accepted his proposal, despite the fact that she knew he was condemned to death by Indonesian president Joko Widodo.

Febyanti and Chan met each other in Kerobokan prison in 2012 after a friend introduced the pair.

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The Indonesian had been visiting the prison as part of her role as a pastor and Chan was carrying out theological studies in the hope of becoming a minister.