Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma’s grand reception in Delhi on Thursday.
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, who tied the knot on December 11 in Tuscany, Italy, threw a grand reception for their friends, family and other big names in Delhi on Thursday. The Delhi reception is taking place at the Taj Diplomatic Enclave, in Delhi.
Dressed in creations by designer Sabyasachi, Virat and Anushka looked regal as they posed for the media present at the venue.
The first among the two reception parties is taking place today, in Delhi, which is Kohli’s hometown. Guests to the Delhi reception included Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and several other big names from the city’s politics circuit.
Apart from politicians, names from the cricket fraternity were also in the guest list. The Delhi reception also includes Virat and Anushka’s family members who could not make it to the celebrations that took place in Italy two weeks ago.
PM Modi posed for the shutterbugs at the reception in Delhi. Along with the couple, the Prime Minister was clicked by photogs, in a frame that the couple is sure to cherish for years to come.
Virat and Anushka came back to India on Tuesday, after spending two weeks in Europe, that included their engagement, haldi, sangeet and wedding ceremonies, followed by their honeymoon in Finland.
Virat and Anushka are now back in the country for their wedding receptions.
The couple called upon Prime Minister Modi yesterday and invited him to their Delhi reception.
Their fairytale wedding took place in an 800-year-old heritage resort in Tuscany, Italy. That was followed by a dream honeymoon in the Arctic, in Rovaniemi.
Virat and Anushka’s Finnish honeymoon included a trip to the Santa Claus village in Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland.
Virat and Anushka’s next reception is scheduled for December 26 in Mumbai, after which the couple will fly to South Africa to ring in the New Year.