KL Rahul has tied the knot with Athiya Shetty, the daughter of Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty. Pictures and videos of the wedding have gone viral minutes after posted by KL Rahul and Athiya Shetty themeselves.
The wedding was an intimate affair attended by close family and friends only. Photos were shared on Instagram by the couple, who also released a statement expressing their appreciation for those who have supported them.
“In your light, I learn how to love…” ♥️ Today, with our most loved ones, we got married in the home that’s given us immense joy and serenity. With a heart full of gratitude and love, we seek your blessings on this journey of togetherness. 🙏🏽”
Suniel Shetty said that the wedding ceremony had been completed, and he is now a father-in-law. He and his son Aahaan distributed sweets to the media. The actor also announced that a reception will take place after the Indian Premier League. According to sources close to the family, they have confirmed that the newlyweds will not be taking a honeymoon due to professional obligations.
KL Rahul will be joining the Indian cricket team for the Test series against Australia, which begins on February 9th. Notable figures in attendance at the wedding include Diana Penty, Ishant Sharma and others.
Other celebrities and public figures also sent their congratulations to the couple through Twitter and Instagram. Earlier, the couple kept their relationship private, but made it public last year and have been seen together at various events and on each other’s social media accounts.
Meanwhile, on the career front, Athiya Shetty was last seen in the 2019 dramedy ‘Motichoor Chaknachoor‘.
KL Rahul is currently playing as vice-captain of the Indian national cricket team, and is also the skipper of the IPL team ‘Lucknow Super Giants’.