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In pics: Virat-Anushka's Delhi reception, Modi and Jaitley spotted too

Ace designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee, who has designed Virat and Anushka's costumes for all their wedding rituals, was also present at the reception.

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Virushka, Narendra Modi, reception
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli and his wife actress Anushka Sharma during their wedding reception, in New Delhi on Thursday. Photo PTI /Twitter

and Minister were among the high-profile guests at the wedding reception of star Kohli and actress Sharma here on Thursday.

One of the most talked about couple in India, and Anushka, who got married in Tuscany, Italy, on December 11 in a close family affair after a courtship of over four years, appeared hand-in-hand at the Taj Diplomatic for a photo-op with the media.

According to a guest at the reception, (IPL) and cricketers, and will present along with their wives.

Virushka reception
Credits: PTI photo

was all smiles as she looked every bit of the newly married bride donning a red sari. With a neatly-tied bun adorned by a 'gajra', the 'Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi' star completed her looks with heavy jewellery and vermilion.For the special occasion, Virat, who helped his wife onto the stage amid loud cheers, was wearing a black bandhgala with a shawl draped on one shoulder to complement his looks.
 

Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli and his wife actress Anushka Sharma during their wedding reception, in New Delhi on Thursday. Photo PTI
Indian cricket team captain, Kohli and his wife actress Sharma during their wedding reception, in New on Thursday. Photo PTI

"Thank you for coming," Virat told the paparazzi while Anushka did 'namaste' before leaving for the reception party, which was graced by around 500 guests, especially from Virat's side considering that is his hometown.

Sabyasachi Mukherjee, who has designed Virat and Anushka's costumes for all their wedding rituals, was also present at the reception.

 

In pics: Virat-Anushka's Delhi reception, Modi and Jaitley spotted too

Interestingly, a special stage was designed for the couple, both aged 29, with candles burning inside crystal fixtures.

Credits: PTI photo
Credits: PTI photo



After celebrating the New Year together, Virat will soon fly to for the upcoming series, while Anushka will begin shooting for Anand L. Rai's yet-to-be-titled film with Shah Rukh Khan.The reception in will be followed by another reception in Mumbai, where various cricketers and members of the film fraternity are expected to grace the red carpet.Virat and Anushka had personally gone to invite for the event on Wednesday.The reception was mainly attended by the family members and close relatives and friends of the couple amid high security. Police had blocking approach roads to the venue, especially for and Jaitley's arrival.

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First Published: Fri, December 22 2017. 09:03 IST
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