Business tycoon Mukesh Ambani’s son Akash Ambani and diamantaire Russell Mehta’s daughter Shloka Mehta got married in a star-studded event in Mumbai on Saturday evening. The wedding was held at the Jio World Centre in the Bandra-Kurla Complex. Similar to the Isha-Anant big fat wedding last year, the function was attended by a host of celebrities and politicians not just from India, but from around the world.
Former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie Blair, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, politicians Praful Patel and HD Deve Gowda, to name a few, graced Akash’s and Shloka’s wedding.
Bollywood celebrities Shah Rukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Ayan Mukerji and Karan Johar, as well as cricketer Hardik Pandya danced away to singer Mika Singh’s live tracks. The baraat, hosted at a concourse inside the Jio World Centre, saw celebrities, including Shah Rukh and his wife Gauri, dancing with Nita Ambani to the thumping music played by musicians Vishal and Shekhar.
Photos of Ambani Son’s royal wedding on social media were viral. Looking at these pictures it seemed as the theme was taken care of. Colorful flowers were used in the decoration. Apart from this, apart from the statue of Krishna, many other types of decorations were seen.
As for the film world, the Bachchan family, including Amitabh, Jaya, Shweta, Abhishek, Aishwarya and Aaradhya, were in attendance, as were Rajinikanth, Priyanka Chopra, Aamir Khan and wife Kiran Rao, Alia Bhatt, Karisma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Rajkumar Hirani, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Anu Malik, Armaan Jain, Jackie Shroff, Vidya Balan, Vishal-Shekhar, Gauri Khan, Farah Khan, Juhi Chawla, Kiara Advani, Sidharth Malhotra and Shabana Azmi.
At the wedding of Akash Ambani, Sachin Tendulkar had come with his wife Anjali. On this occasion the two looked quite good together. Both Anjali and Sachin were wearing traditional costumes. Anjali wore a yellow and pink sari. The necklace on the forehead, necklace in the neck, was very much on them. At the same time, Sachin Marun was wearing a chicken embroidery kurta.
Hardik Pandya and his elder brother, Kunal Pandya with wive were seen. Apart from this, former Sri Lankan veteran and Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene also became guests in this marriage. At the same time, New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond was also seen on this special occasion. Apart from these players Yuvraj Singh also became part of the royal wedding. Yuvraj was alone in this marriage, he had not seen his wife Hezal.
Actress Sagarika Ghatge reached the ceremony with husband Zaheer Khan. On this special occasion Sagarika was wearing a lingerie of pink and cream color combinations. Zaheer was wearing a yellow color purple color jacket with cream colored Shervani.
Post the wedding, a celebration night held on Sunday, followed by a grand reception on Monday.