Newly married actor couple Rajkumar Rao and Patralekha returned to Mumbai on Wednesday evening after tying the knot in an intimate ceremony in Chandigarh on Monday, November 15. Rajkummar Rao wore a white outfit, while Patralekha wore a stunning red sari.
The two smiled for the paparazzi stationed at Mumbai’s domestic airport as they posed as a married couple in public for the first time. Shutterbugs congratulated the couple, and also called Patralekha “Bhabhiji”, to which she blushed. Even Raj couldn’t stop smiling as he helped his wife get into the waiting car, thanking the photographers for their well wishes. Raj and Patralekha have been together for more than a decade.
Some unseen pictures of their wedding are also going viral on the internet. Actor Zeeshan Ayyub, who worked with Rajkummar Rao in Chhalaang, shared the pictures on Instagram and wrote, “My brother’s wedding…others…congratulations @rajkummar_rao & @patralekhaa…very much ️.”
Rajkumar announced the wedding with a picture of himself and Patralekha. She wrote in her caption: “Finally after 11 years of love, romance, friendship and fun, I am today married to everything I own, my soul mate, my best friend, my family. Today for me by being called your husband Patralekha There is no greater happiness. Here it is forever… and so forth.”
Patralekha also wrote a heartfelt note on her social media platform to announce her marriage: “I have married everything I own today; My boyfriend, my partner in crime, my family, my soul mate… my best friend for the past 11 years! There is no greater feeling than being your wife! Yeh raha hamara forever…” The couple wore Sabyasachi outfits for the wedding.
Rajkumar and Patralekha have worked together in director Hansal Mehta’s film Citylights.