MUMBAI: India cricketer Harbhajan Singh and Bollywood actress Geeta Basra finally tied the knot on Wednesday in Jalandhar.
The 35-year-old off-spinner and Basra completed the wedding after a long relation. The couple chose traditional attires for the ceremony.Sachin Tendulkar was also seen at the wedding in Jalandhar with Muskesh and Nita Ambani’s son Akash.
Their wedding outfits are being styled by ace designer Archana Kochhar. In a statement couple days of ago, Kochhar had said that Geeta’s wedding lehenga would be in traditional red-and-gold combination accessorised by a ‘nath’, a ‘matha patti’ and a ‘tikka’ with a beautiful head dupatta to complete the ensemble. Harbhajan complemented the bride with a red and white outfit.
Earlier, a mehendi and sangeet ceremony was also held at Harbhajan’s Jalandhar home. For her mehendi Geeta Basra chose pastel colours. She wore a pink and yellow lehenga by Archana Kocchar for the mehendi and chose a dark green lehenga for sangeet.
(See pics of Geeta Basra’s menhendi)
The couple will host a reception in New Delhi on Sunday, November 1.
Apart from his Team India teammates like Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli, Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachhan, Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra are also likely to attend the reception in the capital.
Harbhajan, 35, and Geeta, who has acted in several Hindi and Punjabi films, have had a five years of courtship before they took the marital plunge.