Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta are all set to tie the knot on March nine and ahead of their wedding, the groom’s parents Mukhesh and Nita Ambani hosted a musical concert followed by dinner at the Ambani residence Antilia on Monday.
It was a “private affair” which was being attended by around 1,600 guests. Antilia was beautifully decorated with flowers and the dress code for the was ‘Indian Traditional.’
On Tuesday, Akash’s sister Isha’s in-laws, the Piramals of diversified conglomerate Piramal Enterprises Ltd, will host a special evening for the bride and groom. Guests have been suggested to flaunt Indian/Western cocktail wear. These celebrations precede a March 7 ‘Mala and Mehendi’ function at the Dome, NSCI, Worli, on the evening of March 7.
Akash and Shloka’s wedding will be held at the Jio World Centre, Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC). This will be preceded by an ‘assembly of baraat’ at around 3.30 p.m. at Trident Hotel, BKC, followed by ‘baraat swagat and high tea’ at 6.30 p.m. and ‘Hasta Melap’ at 8.01 p.m. and then dinner.
Akash Ambani, Shloka Mehta (Photo credit should read SUJIT JAISWAL/AFP/Getty Images)
Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta (Photo credit should read SUJIT JAISWAL/AFP/Getty Images)
A day before the formal wedding reception on March 11, a night of celebrations will be held at the Jio World Centre.
The main galas are likely to attend to be attended by a slew of guests from the Bollywood, political and sports world.
Just like Priyanka Chopra–Nick Jonas and Deepika Padukone–Ranveer Singh did not allow mobile phones at their wedding, they too will be doing something similar. Guests have been urged to refrain from sharing any event pictures, video or audio recordings on social media.
Akash is the son of Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani, while Shloka is the youngest daughter of diamond merchant Russell Mehta.
(With inputs from IANS)