Bollywood Actress Anushka Sharma and Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli got married in a private wedding in Florence, Italy.
Anushka Sharma announced her wedding on social media. She shared a beautiful picture from the wedding and wrote a heartfelt message. She tweeted, “Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey”
In the picture, the beautiful couple is seen laughing happily during the ‘phera’ ceremony, while in another, a smiling Anushka is seen holding the garland to place it on Virat, who is held aloft by friends.
Virat Kohli also took to his social media account and shared a picture and a special message. He wrote, “Today we have promised each other to be bound in love for ever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey”
The wedding was solemnised as per Hindu rituals at 2pm local time, with the bride and groom looking resplendent in ensembles by celebrated couturier Sabyasachi Mukherjee.
The couple, who has been together for four years, is said to have chosen a luxury heritage resort Borgo Finocchieto, a little over 100 km away from here, for their nuptials.
The couple will be hosting a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on Dec 21, followed by a reception for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on Dec 26.
The couple will travel to South Africa where Virat will start prepping for the upcoming series and Anushka will spend New Year’s Eve with him.
She will return in the first week of January to begin the next schedule of Aanand L Rai’s film with Shah Rukh in Mumbai. She will also start prepping for “Sui Dhaaga” as the shooting for the same starts in February 2018 with Varun Dhawan.