Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Karisma Kapoor, Karan Johar, Kartik Aaryan, and Vicky Kaushal among many other celebrities congratulated the newly wedded couple–actor Athiya Shetty and cricketer KL Rahul. Taking to Instagram, Athiya Shetty and Rahul shared the first pictures of their wedding on Monday evening. (Also Read | Athiya Shetty, KL Rahul share first official wedding pics. See here)
The couple captioned the post, “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.” Soon after the couple shared their wedding pictures, celebrities took to the comments section as well as their social media accounts to congratulate them.
Anushka Sharma wrote on her Instagram Stories, “Congratulations @athiyashetty and @klrahul. Wishing you both a lifetime of togetherness, immense love and light (red heart emoji).” Alia Bhatt dropped red heart emojis in the comments section. On her Instagram Stories, she shared the post and wrote, “Congratulations you two.” Kareena Kapoor wrote, “Many congratulations to the beautiful couple. A lifetime of laughter and love.” Karisma Kapoor added on her Instagram, “Congratulations to the gorgeous couple. Wish you the best my cutie Athiya.”
Karan Johar said, “Congratulations @athiyashetty @klrahul….Here’s to decades of love and happiness.” Vicky Kaushal wrote, “Congratulations!!!.” Ileana D’Cruz wrote, “Awwwww my Athuuuu! Congratulations baby girl!!! Nothing but love for you two!” Kriti Sanon wrote, “Congratulations Athiyyyaaa! So so happy for you both! Lots of love!!” Kartik Aaryan commented, “Congratulations.”
Preity Zinta said, “Congrats to both of you as embark on a new journey together. Loads of love.” Kajol wrote, “Congratulations.” Cricketer Virat Kohli wrote, “Congratulations.” Kiara Advani wrote, “Congratulations, Love and only Love always.” Parineeti Chopra commented, “Congratulationsss my Athuuuu.”
Ananya Panday wrote, “My favourite sunshine girl!!! Heart is so full @athiyashetty wish you and @klrahul so much love, happiness, laughter, friendship and togetherness forever and ever.” Singer Guru Randhawa commented, “Congrats to you both.”
The duo tied the knot on Monday at Athiya’s father-actor Suniel Shetty’s Khandala farmhouse. For her wedding, Athiya wore a dusty pink lehenga with a heavy polki embellished neckpiece and earrings. KL Rahul opted for an off-white sherwani.
Athiya and KL Rahul also made their first appearance in front of the paparazzi. They walked hand-in-hand towards the media persons, with smiles as the photographers congratulated them on their wedding.