Tollywood young tiger Junior NTR Thursday night tied the knot with Lakshmi Pranathi, a relative of former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.
Politicians of all hues and the film personalities greeted the couple at the grand reception at HITEX here. The marriage ceremony will take place at 2.41 a.m., the auspicious time set by the priests.
Junior NTR is the son of N. Harikrishna, the eldest son of late N.T. Rama Rao, film thespian and the founder of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP). Pranathi is the daughter of TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu’s niece Narne Mallika.
Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, his cabinet colleagues, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao family, actor-tuned-politician Chiranjeevi, his son Ram Charan, Allu Arjun and his wife Sneha Latha Reddy, Naga Babu, Mahesh Babu, Prabhas, Prabhu, Nazar, Krishna, Vijaya Nirmala, Priyamani, Sameer, Lakshmi Prasanna, Rajitha, Rajeev Kanakala, Suma, Lakshmi Kanakala, Ambika Krishna, Atchi Reddy and family members of NTR and Naidu attended the reception.
NTR’s father Hari Krishna and his brother- hero Kalyan Ram were busy receiving friends and accompanying them to dais.
The wedding reception event was closed by 10 pm as both the bride and groom should get ready for wedding muhurat 2’o clock midnight. The wedding took place in a in traditional manner and was celebrated like-never before seen wedding.