The two families surprised everyone by announcing through the spokesperson that marriage has been advanced to April 12. Sania Mirza tied the knot with Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik on April 12 at a private ceremony in Hyderabad. It was followed by Mehndi ceremony which took place on April 13. Sangeet ceremony will be held on April 14 followed by a grand wedding reception on April 15. Shoaib paid Rs 61 lakh as ‘Meher’ amount to Sania at the time of Nikah and also presented her a car. It was a private function with close family members as invitees. The reception of Sania Mirza, who tied the knot with Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik earlier in the week, turned out to be a low key affair in Hyderabad. Apart from Chandrababu Naidu, others who attended the ceremony included actors Raja Murad, Venkatesh, Nagarjuna, Neha Dhupia and Rakshanda Khan.
Sahara Group Chairman Subrata Roy Sahara, also present were a Pakistani delegation led by their Minister of Welfare and Population Firdaus Ashiq Awana, who presented a golden crown to Sania.Sania’s dress for the occasion was designed by Shantanu and Nikhil, while Shoaib’s outfit was gifted by his newly-wed wife’s family members.Bollywood’s living legend Amitabh Bachchan family has reportedly sent wishes today to Sania and Shoaib on their wedding. Singer Talat Aziz is seen performing at the sangeet.