Narendra Modi congratulates Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas on their wedding; actress thanks PM for attending reception

FP Staff

Dec 05, 2018 16:55:23 IST

New Delhi: Newlywed actress Priyanka Chopra has thanked Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for gracing her wedding reception with his presence.

Priyanka wrote on Twitter on Wednesday:

Along with the tweet, the Quantico actress shared a photograph in which she and her husband American singer Nick Jonas and her mother Madhu Chopra can bee seen having moments of laughter with the PM. Earlier on Wednesday, Modi took to Instagram to congratulate the newly-married couple on their wedding.




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Congratulations @priyankachopra and @nickjonas. Wishing you a happy married life. A post shared by Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) on

Modi, who was dressed in a white kurta-pyjama with a black Nehru jacket, gifted the newly weds a rose each and remained on stage for about 10 minutes. He met Nick and Priyanka's families with folded hands and exchanged pleasantries.

After getting married at Jodhpur's Umaid Bhawan palace last week, Priyanka and Nick hosted a grand reception party in Delhi on Tuesday.

The reception also saw designers like Ritu Kumar, Rohit Bal, Ritu Beri, Anju Modi, JJ Valaya, Raghavendra Rathore, Gaurav Gupta, Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, along with Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) President Sunil Sethi, in attendance. Key mediapersons were also invited.

(With inputs from Indo-Asian News Service)

Updated Date: Dec 05, 2018 16:55:23 IST