Akash and Shloka's wedding ceremony will kickstart around 7.30pm followed by a dinner at the Jio World Centre in Mumbai.
Akash's sister Isha and her husband Anand Piramal, along with Piramal Group chairman Ajay Piramal and his wife Swati will be a part of the gala, where Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and his wife Amruta, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu and former Commerce Minister Anand Sharma will also be present.
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Celebrities, politicians and sports stars descended on Mumbai to celebrate the wedding of the son of Asia's richest man.More news: Violence in Congo Threatens Fight Against Ebola
A concourse inside the "Jio World Centre" hosted the baraat (wedding procession), which had Bollywood composers Vishal and Shekhar dishing out foot-tapping numbers.
Indian stars Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor were seen dancing with the bridegroom Akash Ambani and plenty of Indians shared photos on social media with #AkashAmbani and #AkashShlokaWedding among the top trending hashtags in India. Akash Ambani and Shloka Ambani were engaged in March past year and are all set to tie the knot on March 9th, followed by two grand receptions on 10th and 11th March.More news: R. Kelly Released From Jail After $161,000 Paid In Back Child Support
Sachin Tendulkar along with wife Anjali attended the wedding.
The pre-wedding festivities lasted till about 8.15 pm, after which the marriage ceremony began at an exquisitely decorated hall, sources said.More news: Van Dijk: Liverpool deserve to win trophies
The performance, by 150 Indian and worldwide artistes, is set on the theme of Raas Lila, they said.