Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi says son’s wedding to be a simple affair; guests to be served ‘prasad’ : India, News
At a time when politicians are identified for spending large cash on their kids’s weddings, Bihar’s deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi has determined to maintain the finances for his son Utkarsh Modi’s marriage to a naked minimal.
The wedding will happen on December three in Shakha Maidan in Rajendra Nagar, Patna.
Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Digital India” initiative, the deputy CM has determined to provide printed invitations a miss and can as an alternative ship them to his 1,500 company by way of WhatsApp and e mail. PM Modi has been despatched an e mail invite.
Sushil Modi has determined he won’t take any dowry for his son’s marriage ceremony.
Chief minister Nitish Kumar had in October launched a state-wide marketing campaign in opposition to dowry and baby marriage and Modi has determined to steer from the entrance by instance.
“My marriage in 1986 was a quite simple affair the place all of the company have been served solely chilly drinks and no meals. I’ll observe the identical factor for my son’s marriage ceremony too,” mentioned Sushil.
There’s going to be no band-baaja-baraat on the marriage ceremony and no formal welcome for company. There will likely be no dance, no music and will likely be a plain easy affair, Sushil mentioned. In line with sources, the company will likely be served “prasad” as an alternative of a lavish meal.
Utkarsh Modi is an MBA pupil from Pune and works for an MNC in Bengaluru. His fiancee is a Kolkata based mostly chartered accountant.