Actor Sunil Shetty has confirmed that his daughter actor Athiya Shetty tied the knot with her longtime boyfriend cricketer KL Rahul in an intimate ceremony on Monday. In the evening, Sunil and his son, Ahaan Shetty, came out of the wedding venue and distributed sweets to the media.
Sunil also said that he is now ‘officially father-in-law’. Speaking to the media, he described the wedding as, “a very beautiful, small, very intimate family event.” “It’s been great and now we’re married. Now we’re officially married so I’m officially a father-in-law (the wedding was great, now we’re married, so we’re officially married). (and I am officially the father-in-law).The wedding took place at Sunil’s farmhouse in Khandala.
Meanwhile, the guests were taken to the wedding venue in vehicles. Celebrities like Diana Penty, Krishna Shroff and Anshula Kapoor were spotted in white. Videos and photos are doing the rounds on the internet, as shared by paparazzi accounts.
An insider earlier told Hindustan Times, “It’s a very intimate family affair. Only close friends and family will attend the wedding. It’s highly likely that you won’t see many industry figures.” ” The couple also has a no-call policy for their guests for privacy reasons.
Athiya and KL Rahul were dating for a few years until they went public. Although they never talked about each other publicly, the two continued to drop hints on social media. They finally made it Insta-official with a birthday post. This was followed by a red carpet appearance where they went public with their relationship at the screening of her brother Ahaan Shetty’s debut film Tadap. Rahul and Athiya were accompanied by Athiya’s parents – Sunil Shetty and Mana Shetty, who share a good relationship with Rahul, at the red carpet event.
Athiya and KL Rahul will soon go public as husband and wife anytime now. Earlier, Sunil recently spoke to the paparazzi and assured the media that the bride and groom will pose for pictures after the ceremony. A day before the wedding, he had said, “I will bring the children tomorrow, thank you for showing so much love.”
Sunil’s daughter Athiya made her acting debut in the 2015 romantic action film Hero. She was last seen in Motichur Chiknachur (2019).