In the series of  celebrity weddings of 2018, December saw yet another couple getting hitched. Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar on Wednesday (12 December). The wedding vows were taken in the presence of their respective families and close friends.

After the wedding, Kapil treated his fans to a photograph of himself with Ginni from the ceremony. Kapil shared their first wedding photograph on social media along with an emoticon.

Kapil wore a green sherwani, with a neckpiece adding some drama to his look. His triple kalgi on the turban and sword grabbed attention. Bride Ginni wore a red lehenga and accessorised her look with maatha patti, nath and statement earrings along with a layered neckpiece.

Here is how the newly married couple looked.

 

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Their wedding was preceded by days of pre-wedding rituals and ceremonies, including a sangeet which saw their friends dance the night away.

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Comedian-actor Sunil Grover took to Twitter to congratulate Kapil. He posted, “Wishing @KapilSharmaK9 and @ChatrathGinni a happy married life. May God give you happiness and togetherness always. Best wishes .”

Acclaimed sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik wished the couple in his own unique way. He wrote, “Congratulations to #KapilSharma & #GinniChatrath as they embark on their New Journey together. My SandArt at Puri beach in Odisha . #KapilWedsGinni.”

The wedding was attended by TV personalities such as Sumona Chakarvarti, Bharti Singh, Sudesh Lehri, Krushna Abhishek and others. The major highlight of the wedding was the presence of popular singer Gurdaas Mann.

Here are some photographs from the wedding night.

A wedding reception in scheduled to take place in Amritsar on December 14. For the couple’s industry friends, a reception is likely to take place in Mumbai on December 24.