Actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli, who tied the knot on December 11, have hosted the grand reception in New Delhi today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has attended the party. Well, the dreamy pictures from their wedding ceremony broke the internet and now, and now the newlyweds are storming the internet with their reception pictures. Here’s all you need to know about the gala event.
Anushka Sharma was wearing a gorgeous red and golden Sabyasachi banarasi saree while groom Virat Kohli matched up to his wife's elegance in a classy bandhgala layered with an embroidered Pashmina shawl. Anushka's heavy Sabyasachi Rani Haar added charm to her bridal ensemble. The 'gajra' wrapped around her bun elucidates the panache of a traditional Indian bride.
The major highlight of the event was the special guest Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi attended the reception and congratulated the couple and gave them his best wishes. He spent time with Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli''s family members. He also posed with family for few pictures.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at wedding reception of Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma in Delhi pic.twitter.com/7JGeaGSJUN— ANI (@ANI) December 21, 2017
The grand event was held at Durbar Hall at Taj Diplomatic Enclave in New Delhi. You can check the pictures of plush Durbar hall of the hotel here.
This is known to all that the couple will also be hosting another reception in Mumbai on December 26. However, apart from the couple’s family members, cricketers Yuvraj Singh, Kapil Dev and BCCI president CK Khanna were expected to attend the event. PM Narendra Modi attended the event.
Anushka and Virat’s outfits
The wedding outfits of the couple were designed by Sabyasachi and this time also both Anushka and Virat wore beautiful Sabyasachi attires.
After getting married in Italy, Virat and Anushka were in Finland for their honeymoon. Both the stars will celebrate their New Year in South Africa. The actress will return in the first week of January to resume the shooting of Anand L Rai’s untitled project. Anushka will soon start shooting for Varun Dhawan starrer Sui Dhaga. She is also gearing up for the release of her home production, Pari.