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 - 'Poor People Suffering': Tejashwi Yadav Hits Out After Bihar CM's Residence Becomes 'Ventilator-Equipped' Hospital
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 - Ahead of Assembly Polls, Tejashwi Yadav's 'Apology' to People of Bihar | Watch
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 - 'Constructive Work': Tejashwi Yadav's Jibe at Nitish Kumar After 5 RJD MLCs Join Bihar Chief Minister's JD(U)
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.