New Delhi: In less than six months after wedding, Tej Pratap Yadav, elder son of Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday filed for divorce in Patna court from his wife Aishwarya Rai, daughter of RJD leader Chandrika Rai. Notably, the latest development comes months after it was reported that Aishwarya Rai, might contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections on an RJD ticket from Chhapra in Bihar. Also Read - RJD Leader Tejashwi Yadav Converts His Official Residence Into Covid Care Centre | Watch Video
Tej Pratap and Aishwarya tied the knot May 12 this year. The high-profile wedding was attended by several politicians including including Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Samajwadi Party chief and former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik, Former Union Minister CP Thakur and Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar. Also Read - Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav Gets Bail in Treasury Case
The wedding reportedly took place in the Baahubali style which was the theme of the event. Baahubali is a 2015 Indian action movie directed by SS Rajamouli. More than 100 experienced cooks from Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar were reportedly called in to prepare exquisite delicacies for the occasion. Also Read - Bihar Groom Puts Lalu Prasad Yadav's Photo on Wedding Card, Appeals For His Release | See Pics
The wedding took an unruly turn when there were reports of mismanagement due to some people in the crowd looted food items and the crockery.