Sonia Gandhi invites Esha and Bharat at her House
Mumbai: Esha’s MP mom Hema Malini invited PM Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi for her wedding but due to their busy schedule they couldn’t grace the occasion. Hema said, “We had invited PM and Sonia Gandhi for the wedding. They couldn’t come for security reasons. If it would have been in Delhi, they would have made it. It’s a sweet gesture from Sonia Gandhi that she has sent Esha and Bharat an invite that whenever they are in Delhi, they should go to her place for lunch or dinner”.
However Esha-Bharat’s wedding reception witnessed political heavy weights like Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj, former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray attending.Bollywood celebrities Jeetendra, his son Tusshar Kapoor, Kajol, Fardeen Khan and Vidya Balan also came for the reception to wish the newly wed couple. Sources however say has extended invitation to the newly wed couple later.
Esha and Bharat had a traditional south Indian wedding at Iskcon Temple in Juhu Friday, which saw Bollywood big wigs like Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek, Rani Mukerji, Ramesh Sippy and top notch Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders attending the ceremony. From Raj Purohit, Mumbai chief of the BJP, to party president Nitin Gadkari to national vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi – all were seen there.