Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal's wedding has become the talk of town. There have been speculations that the couple will tie the knot in Mumbai soon. Amidst such claims, a spokesperson for the star couple issued a statement and clarified that the duo has already been "legally married for 2.5 years." The spokesperson said that "Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal have been legally married for 2.5 years when they registered their wedding. Currently, they are only celebrating as already mentioned by them on 29th September in their statement with friends and family."
"They have hosted their wedding receptions and parties in Delhi and Lucknow and are now doing a final event tonight in Mumbai," they continued.
A few days ago, taking to Instagram Richa shared an official statement on their wedding that read, "Two years ago, we formalized our union and just then, the pandemic hit us all. Like the rest of the nation, we too were struck by personal tragedies one after the other. And now, as we all enjoy this window of respite, we are finally celebrating with our families and friends and are so very touched and grateful for all the blessings that are coming our way. We offer you nothing but our love. (sic)."
Meanwhile, speaking about Richa and Ali's wedding celebrations, the spokesperson added, "They wanted to celebrate both their Punjabi and Lucknowi culture. The details of their celebrations were curated to thoughtfully reflect their persona and their heritage. The clothes too were designed with special touches being added through heirloom jewellery and custom made trousseau including a saree custom made to reflect their love story."
Earlier today, the couple treated fans with new images from their wedding reception in Lucknow. The couple looked their elegant best in their outfits designed by ace designers Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla.
Ali opted for a panelled gold and beige sherwani, while Richa wore an off-white sharara. Richa accentuated her outfit with statement jewellery, exuding Royal Awadhi vibes. Sharing the pictures, Ali wrote, "Ek Daur hum bhi hain. Ek silsila tum bhi ho."
Richa and Ali will now host a wedding reception for their friends from the film industry on October 4 in Mumbai. The celebrities expected to attend are Ayushman Khurana, Vicky Kaushal, Vidya Balan, Huma Qureshi, Karan Johar, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Shweta Tripathi and Sanjay Dutt among others.
-with ANI inputs