Actress Rashmika Mandanna engaged to co-star Rakshit Shetty


At a lavish ceremony, Kannada actress Rashmika Mandanna is engaged to her co-star Rakshit Shetty at the actress’s hometown in Karnataka. Pictures from the engagement is doing all round the net. The venue of the engagement is Serenity Marriage Hall, which is owned by Rashmika's father M Madan Mandanna.

Rashmika Mandanna looked pretty in a pale pink gown with embellished bodice designed by Shraddha Ponnappa while Rakshit wore a beige three piece suit with a complementary tie. Rashmika and Rakshit took their relationship to the next level by exchanging rings in attendance of 1,500 guests including celebrities.

Rakshit and Rashmika got engaged in both Coastal and Kodava traditions. The menu includes both North and South Indian dishes.

Celebrities like Samyukta Hegde, Yagna Shetty, Meghana Gaonkar and director Yogaraj Bhat were among the guests list.

The couple met on the set of superhit film, ‘Kirik Party’. Well, it was love at the first sight for Rashmika and Rakshit. Rashmika is more than 10 years younger to Rakshit, who last month celebrated his 34th birthday.

“Let’s do this. So blessed to have Rakshit Shetty in my life and thanks to Madhu,” Rashmika wrote on her Facebook page on her engagement day. “So sweet of you Rashmika Mandanna. In fact, I am the lucky one to have you in my life,” Rakshit tweeted.

Last month, the couple announced that they have been dating each other and will soon get married. “After my relationship with Rashmika started making headlines in the media, I decided to talk to her parents. So the media paved the way to take our relationship to the next level,” Rakshit told in a lighter vein while talking to a local news channel.

Congratulations to Rashmika and Rakshit!