The much talked about wedding of the tennis ace Mahesh Bhupati and Bollywood actress Lara Dutta solemnized on Saturday evening at the sunset venue of a heritage five-star resort near Candolim beach.
Former Miss Universe Lara, 32, wore a white Ellie Saab gown with jewelry in white gold and diamonds while Mahesh, 36 was dressed in black suit for the Christian style wedding.
Among the invited guests were B-town celebrities Ritesh Deshmukh, Sajid Khan, Bipasha Basu, Priyanka Chopra, Cellina Jaitley, designers including Wendell Rodricks, Sheetal Malhar and from the sporting field Rohan Bopanna and Leander Paes along with his wife Ria Pillai blessed the newly wedded couple 'The couple made sure that the wedding place located within the premise of Taj Aguada resort on the 16th century fort is beautifully decorated,' sources close to the couple said.
After the wedding ceremony, the couple in their message said, 'We had a memorable time at the wedding. Looking forward to the rest of out lives together... We thank our families and all our friends for making this weekend so special for us.'
The couple had legally registered their marriage in a Mumbai Court on Feb 17 after which they flew down to Goa.
There was no confirmation whether Bollywood king Shahrukh Khan could make it for the star-studded wedding. His wife Gauri Khan was reportedly present for the wedding.
Just like the sangeet ceremony on Friday night, the wedding was also strictly invite-based. Goa's best cuisine was served to the guests for the two-day ceremony here.
The couple will fly off for honeymoon to an undisclosed destination.