Bollywood actress Athiya Shetty and cricketer KL Rahul are the new couple in town! On Monday, the couple exchanged wedding vows in an intimate ceremony at the bride’s father and actor Suniel Shetty’s farmhouse in Khandala. The wedding was attended by family members and close friends. Many Bollywood celebrities are sending their best wishes to the newlyweds as they embark on a new journey together. Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma and Vicky Kaushal among many other celebrities congratulated the couple by taking to their respective social media handles.
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Post the wedding, Suniel and Ahan Shetty distributed sweets to the paparazzi stationed outside the venue to celebrate the special day.
Fans got a sneak peek into the dreamy ceremony after Athiya Shetty and KL Rahul shared the first pictures as a married couple on Monday evening.
For the big day, Athiya wore a dusty pink lehenga with a heavy polki and pearl embellished neckpiece, matching earrings and maang teeka. The cricketer complimented her look with an ivory-coloured sherwani. He accessorised his look with an emerald necklace.
Athiya and KL Rahul also made their first appearance in front of the paparazzi. They walked hand-in-hand, flashing their million-dollar smiles as the photographers congratulated them on their wedding.
Wondering how did the newlyweds meet? Athiya Shetty met KL Rahul in 2019 through a mutual friend. They hit it off immediately and became friends before soon falling for each other. The two made their relationship official on Instagram in 2020.
Last year, they also made their first public appearance at Athiya's brother Ahan Shetty's ‘Tadap’ film premiere.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Athiya Shetty was last seen in the 2019 film ‘Motichoor Chaknachoor’, co-starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The actress made her Bollywood debut opposite Sooraj Pancholi in 2015’s ‘Hero’.