BANGALORE: Hindi film actor Vivek Oberoi married Priyanka Alva, daughter of late Karnataka political leader Jeevraj Alva, here Friday.
The 28-year-old Priyanka is a Business Management graduate from Britain. Her mother Nandini is a well known classical dancer.
Jeevraj Alva, a Janata Dal-United leader and a minister in the Ramakrishna Hegde ministry in Karnataka, passed away in 2001.
The wedding, both in Karnataka and Punjabi style, took place at the sprawling farm house of Alvas in north Bangalore.
The Oberois — father Suresh Oberoi was also a leading Hindi film actor — will host a reception in Mumbai Sunday.
The pre-wedding ceremonies began Thursday and continued till Friday evening when the ‘barat’ reached Alva’s house.
The wedding comes a few days after the release of Vivek’s latest bollywood flick, Rakht Charitra, across India.