Chennai, June 12 (): Southern actress Amala Paul and Tamil filmmaker AL Vijay tied the knot in traditional south Indian style wedding. The wedding took place at Valliammai Hall, Mayor Ramanathan Chettiyar Centre in Chennai.
Amala wore a red Kancheepuram sari, while Vijay was dressed in a shiny silk white shirt and dhoti. The star couple sat at the mandapam and the grand marriage took place as per Chettiyar customs. The wedding was graced by many stars from the film industry, relatives, family members and close friends.
The celebrity guests who attended the wedding included GV Prakash and Saindhavi, Crazy Mohan, Mani Ratnam, Vikram, Arya, Bala, Jagapathi Babu and Abbas.
The family members of both the groom and bride were present during the wedding. Amala Paul was blooming in her marriage outfit and was also seen enjoying each moment of the important day in her life.
A grand reception will be hosted by the couple, this evening. Amala is expected to wear a designer outfit created by Sabyasachi Mukherjee. She will have her jewellery collection from Joy Alukkas and Amrapali. The starry reception will also be graced by the many celebrities from cine industry.
Vijay and Amala Paul fell in love on the sets of Kollywood film ‘Deiva Thirumagal’ and have been dating for nearly three years. The couple got engaged on June 7 at a church in Kochi. The engagement ceremony took place in Christian style at St Jude Church Aluva in Kerala. Amala Paul was dressed up like a Christian bride in a white off-shoulder gown and veil while Vijay looked smart in a grey suit. The couple exchanged rings.
Media reports say Amala Paul will finish her prior commitments in the film industry after her marriage festivities. Then, the actress is likely to get relieved from cinema and to focus herself on her wedded life and family.