Riteish and Genelia’s pre-wedding bash

Ahead of the wedding, best friend Sajid Nadiadwala and Fardeen Khan threw a grand pre-wedding bash for the wedding couple Genelia D’Souza and Ritiesh Deshmukh at Royalty Bandra. "Riteish and Genelia are lovely couples. Their seven years of relationship is very strong and I admire it. The celebrations will begin from Jan 29," Nadiadwala told reporters.

Bollywood stars turned up in large number to bless the couple. Boman Irani, who shared the screen space with Riteish in many films, said: "Riteish is like a son, friend and partner to me. I wish all the success to both of them."

Their pre-wedding bash was a star studded affair. Dressed in blue outfit, Genelia arrived hand-in-hand with Riteish. Deepika Padukone in retro style was seen entering the venue. Arjun Rampal with his wife Mehr Jessia was also spotted. Amisha Patel, Jiah Khan, Sanjay Dutt with wife Manyata, Boman Irani, Sajid Khan, Sameera Reddy were invited.

Farah Khan posed with her husband Shirish Kunder. Karan Johar, Neha Dhupia, Ashutosh Gowariker with wife Sunita, Zanire Khan were also spotted. Tusshar Kapoor and Neil Nitin Mukesh also arrived. Vishal Bharadwaj, Dino Morea, Sunil Shetty present at the bash. Also spotted Arshad Warsi with wife Maria.