Mumbai: The Ambani and Mehta families began the pre-wedding festivities of Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta on Tuesday evening. The couple, who had been friends since childhood, got engaged in July, 2018 and are about to get married in March, as per media reports.
Pictures from the event, organised at the Ambani residence Antilia, were widely shared on social media. Photos from the venue showed singers Falguni Pathak, Tushar Trivedi performing while stage guests were playing dandiya. Akash’s grandmother Kokilaben and aunt Tina Ambani were also seen in the pictures.
A week ago, Nita and Mukesh Ambani and wife visited Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak temple to offer the first invitation card for their son Akash’s wedding with Shloka Mehta, and then flew to Chennai to invite DMK chief MK Stalin to the wedding.
Akash had proposed to Shloka in the presence of family members in Goa, after which the Ambanis hosted a lavish engagement party for the couple.
The couple were seen together at Isha Ambani’s engagement at the picturesque Lake Como in Italy. They also performed together at her Sangeet ceremony.
Akash’s only sister Isha Ambani got married to Anand Piramal in December at Anitilia, the Ambani residence in Mumbai.