Durban - Six years on from the controversial taxpayer-funded R30 million Sun City wedding of Vega Gupta and Aakash Jahajgarhia the controversial family is set to again pull out all the stops to host a high profile double wedding for two sons of the businessmen brothers.
According to the Times of India, the family is set to splurge some R427 million on the wedding celebrations for Ajay Gupta’s son Suryakant and Atul Gupta’s son Shashank in the picturesque north Indian ski resort of Auli in Chamoli district of the Garhwal Himalayas.
The report says that the two weddings will be held over four days with Suryakant’s wedding is scheduled to be held from June 18 to June 20 and will be followed by that of Shashank from June 20 to June 22.
Another report from the Economic Times of India says that almost all of the hotels in the hotels and resorts in Auli have been booked for the four- day festivities and that flowers for the extravagant ceremonies would be imported from Switzerland.
“Helicopters have been hired to ferry the guests, which include politicians, business leaders, Bollywood stars as well as other dignitaries,” the Economic Times says.