KL Rahul married the Bollywood actress, Athiya Shetty on 23 January 2023 in Khandala. The ceremony took place in the bride’s father, Sunil Shetty’s farmhouse, around 80 km from Mumbai, India. It was Suniel Shetty who made the news official to the photographers and media.
He announced that he has now become a father-in-law as all rituals are completed. After that, both Rahul and Athiya came up with some adorable pictures and messages on social media platforms for fans. Several celebrities including Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni came up with some surreal expensive gifts for the star batter.
“We got married in the home that’s given us immense joy and serenity.” – KL Rahul wrote
Speaking of gifts, according to an India TV report, Virat Kohli gifted a BMW luxury car worth Rs 2.17 crore. While MS Dhoni gifted a Kawasaki Ninja bike, Ninja H2R worth Rs 80 lakh. Several reports also suggested that Suniel Shetty gifted his daughter and son-in-law a luxurious apartment in Mumbai which is close to Rs 50 crore.
Several Bollywood celebrities also came up with some top gifts for the newly married couple. Salman Khan gifted an Audi car worth nearly Rs 1.64 crore. Jackie Shroff gifted a watch worth Rs 30 Lakh to the actress. On the other hand, Arjun Kapoor gifted a bracelet worth Rs1.5 crore to Athiya.
However, KL Rahul will be available for the Australia series at home, starting in February. Meanwhile, the couple has planned for a grand reception in Mumbai during Indian T20 League for Bollywood celebrities and cricketers. KL Rahul shared some adorable pictures from the wedding in a tweet and he wrote: “In your light, I learn how to love…” Today, with our most loved ones, we got married in the home that’s given us immense joy and serenity. With a heart full of gratitude and love, we seek your blessings on this journey of togetherness. @theathiyashetty.” The Border Gavaskar trophy will kick off on 9 January 2023.