Ankit Tiwari,’Sunn Raha Hai’ singer tied the knot with engineer Pallavi Shukla in Kanpur on February 23. The duo has decided to go for a traditional Brahmin wedding and the singer took to his social media to profess love for his wife as he shared first photos of the nuptials. For those who came in late, it was Ankit’a grandmother who chose the bride for Ankit and the artist had an arranged marriage.
The wedding was an intimate affair and saw the attendance of only the bride and groom’s families. However, the marriage ceremony will be followed by a reception in Mumbai once Ankit and his better half return to the bay. A source quoted by Mumbai Mirror stated that the details of the wedding reception are currently being finalised but the date is expected to be sometime in March.
“You are my today and all of my tomorrows!” #AnkitwedsPallavi,” read the caption of the first photo that surfaced on Ankit’s Instagram account. In the photo, the bride and the groom are seen exchanging garlands. Holding hands, with a smile on their faces, Ankit and Pallavi posed for another photo which the singer shared with the caption, “In the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make #finallymarried #love #married #life #love,” Ankit Tiwari captioned his wedding pictures on Instagram.
Ankit’s grandmother who had chosen Pallavi for Ankit after meeting her while they were travelling on a train. Ankit and Pallavi got engaged on February 20. After traditional haldi, sangeet and mehendi ceremonies, the wedding took place on Friday.
Ankit will wear a sherwani designed by Nilesh and Mitesh, Pallavi will wear a lehenga given to her by her mother. It further added the couple will visit Vaishnodevi to seek divine blessings as they start a new chapter of their lives.
Speaking to Mirror earlier, Ankit had said, “Once dadi announced that Pallavi would be the family’s daughter-in-law, everyone agreed. I’m happy that the family is happy and a little nervous too. She is a very sweet and simple girl. During our first meeting there were 10 others seated between us.”
“This is one of the most beautiful days of my life as I begin a new chapter with the blessing of my family. We are all overjoyed, happy and excited to welcome Pallavi, my better half who completes me, into my life,” the Galliyan hitmaker.>