Finally the wedding season is here! Tollywood actor Akkineni Nagarjuna and the entire Akkineni family are quite excited for the youngest son Akhil’s wedding plan. Recently, we informed you guys that Akhil revealed his wedding plans and his elder brother Naga Chaitanya revealed saying that “Actually, dad (Nagarjuna) and I were shocked when Akhil announced his decision to get married. We didn’t expect him to get married at such a young age! Once he gets engaged and married, I will announce my wedding”. Also Read - Bigg Boss Telugu 4: Nagarjuna Welcomes 16 Contestants Locked Inside Controversial House
Akhil’s fans are looking out for the grand and lavish wedding celebrations! Akhil and Shriya are head over heels in love with each other. We heard that the lovebirds are in a long term relationship and Akhil’s ladylove is the daughter of industrialist Shalini Bhupal and granddaughter of GVK Group’s head GVK Reddy. We heard that Shriya has designed outfits for Alia Bhatt, Rakul Preet and Shraddha Kapoor. ALSO READ: Akkineni Nagarjuna’s son Akhil Akkineni to marry Shriya Bhupal in Italy! Also Read - Brahmastra Shooting to Resume in October With Alia Bhatt And Ranbir Kapoor in Double Shift
But here we have some good news for Akhil’s fans out there! Akhil and Shirya are getting engaged! Isn’t that great news? The official invitation engagement card reads that the couple will get engaged on December 9 at GVK house in Hyderabad. Also Read - Akhil Akkineni Gets Injured on Sets of Most Eligible Bachelor, Shoot Haults For a Week
Have a look at the engagement card:
“Akhil and Shriya have been a dating for a long time now and have informed their families about their romance. The talk about engagement is too premature,” says a source close to the Akkineni’s. The lovebirds have planned to get hitched next year and if rumors are to be believed then the couple have a destination wedding in Italy. Their wedding date is yet not decided but it is said that they are planning in summer 2017. There is no official announcement by respected families of the couple yet. The wedding will be held in the country’s capital Rome. We even heard that 600 guests from across the globe are expected to grace the event.
Akkineni’s love affair has become the talk of the town. As Akhil’s elder brother Naga Chaitanya confessed his love for Samantha. He clarifies his love during the promotion of Premam movie and even said that he would tie knot next year. We heard that Naga and Samantha’s wedding date has been delayed for some time. It is said that Akhil will do his next film in the direction of Vikram Kumar.
A source was quoted by Times of India saying: “Italy is one destination that’s on their minds as of now. A recce of sorts was done in Naples, but a fancy venue in Rome could also make the cut.” “The wedding will be a grand one. Around 600-odd guests will be flying in to Italy from all around the world,” the source also told Times of India.
Akhil was asked about his rumoured engagement to his girlfriend he was quoted by IANS saying, “You have heard that I am engaged? No, that is untrue. I am not yet engaged. All I’ve done is, introduced the girl that I’m seeing to my parents. That’s all.” In the same interview, Akhil refused to name his girlfriend and said: “She is a family friend. I’ve known her for a long time. She is very far removed from the public glare. So, until there is some major development in our relationship, I’d like to keep her away from the media for as long as I can.”
While talking in a press conference Nagrajuna was quoted saying that his son Chaitanya’s wedding has been postponed to next year as the entire family is waiting for the auspicious date for the couples. Meanwhile, we heard that Akhil is a bit busy these days as he will be sharing screen space with Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor. The both are being considered for Telugu and Hindi remake of Dulquer Salmaan-starrer Kammati Paadam. Congratulations to the couple!