Ace tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi and Bollywood actress Lara Dutta tied the knot in exotic Goa on Saturday, 19th February, 2011. The couple had earlier got engaged in 2010. The dynamic due had got married in a privately held function in Bandra in Mumbai on Feb 16.
The couple exchanged their wedding vows at the sunset point of the beautiful Portuguese fort of Aguada near Panaji. Both were well-dressed to the ocassion.
Lara wore a white Christian gown while Mahesh was looking smart in a black suit.
According to reports, the wedding was a grand affair. However, the media was kept out of the entire celebrations.
From the movie industry actors Raveena Tandon, Ritesh Deshmukh , Dia Mirza, Priyanka Chopra, Celina Jaitley and Boman Irani attended the ceremony. Designers Wendell Rodricks and fashion model Sheetal Malhar were also amongst the 200 invitees who attended the wedding.
From the sporting arena, Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes, along with his wife Ria Pillai, were among the invitees.
Bhupati announced the news to the media and his fans via Twitter, with the post “Mr. and Mrs. Bhupati folks :)”
The couple have planned a grand reception to be held in Mumbai on Sunday. They will then fly out to an undisclosed location for a short honeymoon, following which both will resume their hectic working schedules.
Here’s wishing the couple a very HAPPY MARRIED LIFE.