At a cost of five billion rupees (which is $74m, £59m or N23bn), this Hindu wedding of Brahmani Reddy and her fiancé, Rajeev Reddy, is thought to have cost MORE than Kate Middleton and Prince William’s, which is thought to have cost ‘just’ £20m.
wedding of this businessman and Indian politician’s daughter has been
met with anger as millions of Indians are struggling while these rich
families throw cash around for no good reason.
Former politician-turned-mining mogul, Gali Janardhan Reddy
picked up the tab for a five-day celebration that was said to welcome a
staggering 50,000 guests and employed some 3,000 security personnel.
Along with the 3,000 bouncers, 300 police officers were hired to ensure the event goes off without a hitch.
Gold-plated invitations with LCD screens showing video of the soon-to-be happy couple were sent out to guests.
bride’s father, an Indian mining tycoon (centre) is seen on a big
screen as he poses with his daughter Bramhani (2R) and son-in-law during
Those lucky enough to be invited were carried around in luxury bullock carts before dining in a purpose-built VILLAGE.
The wedding is estimated to have cost nearly £60m, with some of the cash being spent on the following…
Gold plated invitation cards, fitted with LCD screen – worth £118,000.
Bride’s jewellery – worth £10.5m.
|The bride’s wedding sari alone cost ($2.5m; £2m) and she wore jewellery worth ($13m; £10m), reports said.|
Total of 3000 bouncers – £55,000
300 police officers – £20,000
Golden spoons and plates used for the ceremonies – £160,000 … and guests were allowed to take home after use.
The groom, 23-year-old Rajeev Reddy, is the son of a business family.
Flowers – £1m.
Drinks – £1.7m.
A host of A-list Bollywood stars also performed the ceremony.
with gold-plated invitations and Bollywood stars performing at the
wedding, critics have described the lavish ceremony as an ‘obscene
display of wealth’.
What a damn time to be ALIVE!!!