Mumbai, March 11: There were fireworks and an aerial act at the glitzy post-wedding celebration night on Sunday for newly-weds Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta in Mumbai.
A host of Bollywood celebrities, politicians and sportspersons came together to celebrate the couple’s union.
Akash, son of Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani, and Shloka, youngest daughter of diamond merchant Russell Mehta, beamed with joy as they posed for shutterbugs against a heavily decorated floral backdrop. While Akash looked smart in a black kurta with a long embellished jacket, Shloka wore a golden ensemble.
Bollywood celebs turned up in full force for the gala evening.
The guests included Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karan Johar, Jeetendra and daughter Ekta Kapoor, Suniel Shetty and Mana Shetty, Riteish Deshmukh, Goldie Behl and Sonali Bendre Behl, Prasoon Joshi, Shankar Mahadevan, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna, Karisma Kapoor, Pooja Hegde, Boney Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Raj Kundra, Madhur Bhandarkar, Padmini Kolhapure, Falguni Pathak, Farah Khan, Sanjay Khan, Kiara Advani, Anu Malik, Dia Mirza, Kriti Sanon, Malaika Arora, Juhi Chawla, Rajkumar Hirani, Diana Penty and David Dhawan.
Check out the pics and videos from the grand celebrations:
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It integrated colourful movements of the water fountain to a dance performance on stage and an aerial dance act right above the stage and the water fountain — signifying a symmetry between water, earth and sky. Around 150 Indian and international artistes participated in it.
American pop-rock band Maroon 5 added some groove to the Akash -Shloka’s post-wedding celebrations, with a private performance that made them the latest international artists to be roped into the celebrations after Coldplay singer Chris Martin and The Chainsmokers played at a pre-wedding bash in Switzerland’s St Moritz.
A reception will also be held in Mumbai on Monday.
The couple tied the knot on March 9 at the Jio World Centre, Bandra-Kurla Complex.
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie Blair, Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella were among the VIP guets.
Celebs like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Zaheer Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor, Tiger Shroff, Disha Patani and Katrina Kaif attended the Grand wedding.
Mr. Ambani, whose business empire spans oil and gas, telecoms and retail, is Asia’s richest man and the world’s 13th