Television actor Gautam Rode gets engaged with his long time girlfriend actress Pankhury Awasthy. The ceremony took place in Alwar, Rajasthan yesterday. The pictures of their engagement and sangeet at Tijara Fort palace have gone viral. The venue is surrounded by views of the mountains, fields and Jain Temples.
During the mehndi function, Pankhury wore a bright pink ensemble with kundan jewellery, while Gautam looked handsome in the navy blue kurta. During the engagement function, the couple wore a pale pink ensemble with embellishments. Pankhuri looked beautiful with diamond jewellery and makeup.
The wedding functions will be celebrated in a royal setting.
The couple became friends with each other on the sets of Suryaputra Karn. Their fondness towards each other grew gradually and soon their friendship turned into love. Very few people knew about their relationship.
Last year, Gautam Rode and Pankhury Awasthy got secretly engaged in a private roka ceremony in October. Gautam had stated to a leading Indian daily, “Yes, Pankhuri and I recently got engaged and I feel lucky to have found a life partner like her. We share the same wavelength and she has fit into my family perfectly.”
Pankhury too had shared to a leading Indian daily, “We have taken the first step. The families have wholeheartedly welcomed our union. In Gautam, I have found the answer to all my dreams. I’m eagerly looking forward to the most important phase of my life.”
As per the recent reports, the couple is set to get married today. The couple is currently immersed in pre-wedding functions.
Below are the pictures of their sangeet and engagement: