The Hush Post| 13: 56 am |two-minute-read
In Mumbai, all roads lead to the Jio World Centre which is hosting the Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta’s wedding, believed to be one of the most high profile private events of 2019. And most from the Bollywood who mattered in their best attires were there.
The wedding ceremony on Saturday was the beginning of the three-day wedding event. Tonight the Ambanis and the Mehtas will host a wedding celebration party of Akash and Shloka in Mumbai. A reception for the newlyweds will be hosted on March 11 as well.
Shah Rukh Khan-Gauri Khan, Ranbir Kapoor and Karan Johar, who were among the early arrivals at the Ambani-Mehta wedding, shook a leg in the baaraat along with groom Akash and his mom Nita Ambani. Shah Rukh looked dashing in a white Manish Malhotra sherwaani, matched steps with Nita Ambani.
Akash’s sister Isha, who married Anand Piramal in December 2018, also was part of the baaraat along with her younger brother Anant and father Mukesh Ambani.
Meanwhile, the wedding venue at the Jio World Centre in Mumbai was decked up with flowers and faux waterfall and floral figurines, among other things. From among Bollywood came Rajinikanth and daughter Soundarya and son-in-law Vishagan Vanangamudi. Amitabh Bachchan his wife Jaya Bachchan and daughter Shweta, Abhishek Bachchan with wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and their daughter Aaradhya were also there. Aamir Khan with wife Kiran Rao, Priyanka Chopra with mother Madhu Chopra and brother Siddharth, actor couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, actresses Alia Bhatt, Karisma Kapoor and Kiara Advani, and many more were all there.
Apart from Bollywood, the Ambanis had also invited former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie Blair. Ratan Tata, Lakshmi Niwas Mittal and Usha Mittal, Anand Mahindra and Gautam Singhania represented the business sector.