The chat mangni phat baya couple, Karan Patel and Ankita Bhargava is officially married now. The wedding as we all know was scheduled for May 3, 2015, and as mentioned by Ankita Bhargava, the wedding was indeed a grand affair. Here we give you the inside news of the wedding.
The pre-wedding celebration was more westernized than traditional. It included all the fun-filled custom like cocktail party, Hen party, along with the traditional – ring and sangeet ceremony.
The Bachelorette Party
Rishina Kandhari and Roopal Tyagi organized the Bachelorette party for good friend Ankita Bhargava. Wearing a veil and a sash that read “Bride To Be”, Ankita enjoyed the last day of her spinster life with all her female friends until the gang was joined by the guys. She looked amazing in a little black and white dress.
The Cocktail Party
The cocktail party organized by Ankita and Karan on April 30th at Trilogy Club, Mumbai was a day to remember. The party was attended by lot of TV Actors including the Balaji head Ekta Kapoor, Shabbir Ahluwalia and wife Kanchi Kaul, Karan’s co-stars from Yeh Hai Mohabbatein – Divyanka Tripathi and Anita Hassanandani, Ankita’s good friends – Roopal and Rishina along with others.
The Ring and Sangeet Ceremony
The couple exchanged rings in Mumbai’s Novotel Hotel on May 1. The couple even danced on the song from Maine Pyar Kia as they exchanged the rings, Later, Karan Patel even recited a shayri for his fiancée. Karan’s co-star from Yeh Hai Mohabbatein Aly danced to several Bollywood numbers. Buzz is that even Divyanka was supposed to dance but because of her fracture she had to skip the plan.
The Sangeet ceremony was also a star studded affair where big names from the film fraternity were also seen. Some of them included Jeetendra and his wife Shobha Kapoor, Rakesh and Pinky Roshan, Supriya Pathak with her daughter Sannah. Ruhanika Dhawan, Karan’s onscreen daughter was also seen posing with the couple.
The D Day
Earlier Ankita had mentioned that their wedding would be a destination wedding. However, now that Karan is busy with several shows including Nach Baliye 7, the destination wedding was not possible. The couple therefore, settled for a wedding in Mumbai. The grand wedding took place according to the Gujju tradition. Both the groom and bride looked stunning in their wedding dress. While Karan was seen wearing a traditional Sherwani, Ankita appeared gorgeous in a white and gold lehenga. Only close friends and family attended the wedding.
The Wedding Reception
The star-studded wedding reception of Karan Patel and Ankita Bhargava was graced by the presence of several TV actors including good friend and brother Aly Goni, onscreen wives – Divyanka Tripathi, Anita Hassanandani, along with other stars and friends including Abhishek Rawat, Mihika Varma . Krystle D’souza, Shruti Bapna, Neena K, Mushtaq Sheikh, and Nivedita Basu..
Well, the couple is all set to fly to Singapore for their honeymoon. And so you won’t find Karan Patel in few of the episodes of Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. In addition, he will also not be seen in one of the episodes of Nach Baliye 7 too where Ritwik will have to manage the show all alone.