Bollywood star Parineeti Chopra and politician Raghav Chadha have tied the knot in a lavish wedding ceremony held in the enchanting city of Udaipur. The couple’s union was celebrated with an extravagant event attended by influential figures from both the entertainment industry and the political arena.
Parineeti Chopra, the bride, looked stunning in a champagne-colored Manish Malhotra lehenga, while Raghav Chadha, the groom, opted for an ivory sherwani, according to Vogue India. The star-studded wedding took place on September 24 and witnessed the presence of illustrious guests, including Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ mother, Madhu Chopra, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, AAP’s Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh, and renowned actor Bhagyashree.
The wedding festivities kicked off with Parineeti’s chooda ceremony in the opulent Maharaja Suite, setting the tone for a series of breathtaking events. The celebrations included rituals like the sehrabandi, Baraat procession, and Jaimala ceremony, all conducted with opulence. Against the backdrop of a setting sun, the couple exchanged their vows in a heartwarming Pheras ceremony, using giant umbrellas and sheets to keep their wedding looks under wraps, adding an air of mystery to their special day.
Before the grand wedding day, the couple enjoyed a delightful Haldi ceremony and a warm welcome lunch. Eminent personalities like former tennis player Sania Mirza, celebrated fashion designer Manish, former cricketer Harbhajan Singh, and his wife Geeta Basra graced the festivities with their presence. Notable absentees included Parineeti’s cousin Priyanka and renowned filmmaker Karan Johar.
Following their enchanting wedding ceremony, the newlyweds are set to host a grand reception, with the entire Leela Palace in Udaipur adorned for the occasion. Manish, who played a significant role in crafting the bride’s stunning wedding attire, shared a glimpse of his all-white look for the momentous event.
Parineeti and Raghav’s journey to matrimony began with a private engagement ceremony held on May 13 at Kapurthala House in New Delhi, attended by their loved ones and prominent politicians. The couple had known each other for several years before embarking on their romantic journey.