Asin and Rahul will wed as per Hindu and Christian rituals


South sensation Asin is all set to tie the knot with Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma in Delhi on January 20 and the wedding preparations are in full swing.

The wedding will take place at a hotel on NH8 on January 19 and 20. Over 100 guests re expected to grace in the two-day wedding event. "It will be a private ceremony with only family members and close friends attending it. The mehendi function will be held on January 19. The nuptials will take place as per Hindu as well as Christian rituals. Both Asin and Rahul want a simple wedding and mostly vegetarian food will be served to the guests. On January 20, there is a formal wedding ceremony and a party has been organised for over 250 guests, including Rahul's Delhi-based friends," says the source.

The wedding will be followed by a grand reception in Mumbai on January 23, the invited is already send out, "The Mumbai reception is especially for the couple's Bollywood friends. Only a few people from the Hindi film industry are on the guest list for the functions in Delhi," adds the source.

Akshay Kumar was the first person to receive invitation from the couple. He played pivotal role in Asin and Rahul’s tie-up. He tweeted on Sunday, "Happy to receive the 1st wedding card of 2 of my close friends, Rahul & Asin. Wishing you both happiness always (sic)."