Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are now man and wife as they finally tied the knot in a royal wedding celebration at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan on December 1 and 2. The international couple got hitched twice- once they exchanged vows in Christian wedding style on Saturday, and again they tied the knot in a traditional Hindu ceremony on Sunday. The star-studded bash was a perfect blend of Indian and western cultures. Both Priyanka and Nick's family were present at the event and they took part actively in the celebrations to make it memorable for the pair.
Following the same both the international couple hosted a grand reception bash in New Delhi on Tuesday, December 4 which was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi, on Wednesday, posted a picture with the newlyweds in his official Instagram account and congratulated the couple. He captioned the picture saying, "Congratulations Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. Wish you a happy married life"
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As the PM attended the reception of the newlyweds, he was seen sharing a light-hearted moment with the bride and groom. PM gifted the couple a rose each. Priyanka’s mother Madhu Chopra, Nick’s parents, Denise Jonas, and Paul Kevin Sr, Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner also arrived on the stage to greet the Prime Minister.
Priyanka who has been involved in several philanthropic activities have represented the country in several international platforms. The Miss World 2000 pageant awardee has worked with UNICEF since 2006 and was appointed as the national and global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights in 2010 and 2016, respectively.
However, this is not the first time the Prime Minister had made an appearance in a celebrity wedding. A year ago, he has marked his presence in Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma's wedding reception in Delhi.
The first official wedding pictures of the newlyweds were released by 'PEOPLE' on Tuesday, December 4. While for the Christian wedding the international couple chose Ralph Lauren couture, for the Indian wedding the pair donned Sabyasachi ensembles.
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