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Priyanka, Nick thank PM Modi for attending her wedding reception

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Chopra on Wednesday expressed her gratitude to for wishing her a "happy married life".

The prime minister, who attended and American Nick Jonas' wedding reception on Tuesday, congratulated the couple on

"Congratulations @priyankachopra and @nickjonas. Wishing you a happy married life," PM wrote while sharing a photograph from the event.

Priyanka, who got married to Nick last weekend in a lavish twin wedding ceremony in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, appeared for a photo-op at in the national capital.

PM was one of the prominent dignitaries at the event which was a close-knit affair with family and close friends.

took to to thank the for his blessings.

Tagging Nick, the 36-year-old wrote, "A heartfelt thank you to our Hon'ble @narendramodi ji for gracing us with your presence. Touched by your kind words and blessings."

Nick also posted a reply on PM Modi's photo on Instagram, saying, "Thank you for gracing us with your sir. Your well wishes mean the world."

Similar to the two-part nuptials, the reception was also a fiercely guarded event.

There was tight security around the luxury hotel and since the prime minister attended the event, policemen were also on their toes.

Priyanka and Nick, 26, exchanged wedding vows on December 1 at Jodhpur's majestic in a Catholic ceremony officiated by the groom's father It was followed by an equally grand wedding as per Hindu traditions on December 2.

Congratulations have been pouring in - both from within the fraternity and outside - since the couple first exchanged vows.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 16:30 IST