|Though both Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan attended Avantika and Imran Khan’s wedding reception there was no meeting between the two. The reception party at the Taj Lands End hotel started late on Saturday evening and continued until Sunday morning and Salman was long gone before Shahrukh Khan reached with wife Gauri.
Imran Khan married his girlfriend Avantika Malik on January 10 and the couple left for Thailand soon after their wedding. The reception thrown by Aamir Khan and wife Kiran Rao was attended by celebrities from Bollywood, sportsmen, businessmen, bureaucrats and politicians.
On reaching the party at 2:30AM Shahrukh said, “I was actually shooting. I was working so I told him that I would come late and they are so sweet that they waited for me. Imran and Avantika are my young friends, so I wanted to come and wish them.”
Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar with wife Anjali was one of the first to arrive, cricketer Yuvraj Singh and boxer Vijendra also attended the reception.
The Kapoors, Shammi Kapoor and his nephews Rishi Rapoor and Randhir Kapoor came together and they were joined by Kareena Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor. “Imran is a very dear friend of mine. I want to wish them a very happy married life,” said Ranbir.
R. Madhavan with wife Sarita, Akshay Kumar with wife Twinkle Khanna, Hrithik Roshan with wife Sussanne Khan, Suniel Shettty, Govinda, Jackie Shroff, Bobby Deol, Anupam Kher, Irrfan Khan, Dharmendra, Vinod Khanna, Tusshar Kapoor and his father Jitendra, Zayed Khan and Sanjay Khan were among the celebrities who attended the bash.
Deepika Padukone was at the party with her boy-friend Siddharth Malya. Bollywood beauties Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Preity Zinta, Anushka Sharma, Rani Mukherji and Vidya Balan were also in attendance.