These women shot to fame after marriage!

Nov 13, 2018, 11:30 IST
  • These women shot to fame after marriage!

    Amruta Fadnavis: Amruta Fadnavis is a social activist and banker as well as a singer. Her marriage to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis made her the youngest first lady of Maharashtra. Pic/Twitter- @Fadnavis_Amruta

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    Natasha Poonawalla: Natasha Poonawalla is a philanthropist, who is married to the CEO of Serum Institute of India, Adar Poonawalla. Natasha Poonawalla currently serves as the Executive Director of the Serum Institute. Pic/AFP

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    Monicka Vadera: Monicka Vadera, who is Robert Vadra's cousin, is married to politically active, Tehseen Poonawalla. The couple now feature among India's coolest political pairs

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    Dimple Yadav: Dimple Yadav is married to Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav. During his Chief Ministership in Uttar Pradesh and consequent election campaign, Dimple often made appearances at public rallies and helped in the party's campaign. Pic/Youtube

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    Sharmila Thackeray: Sharmila Thackeray and Raj Thackeray are amongst the Political world's top power couples. Sharmila can often be seen supporting the MNS leader at various public events and functions.Pic/AFP

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    Anjali Tendulkar: Anjali and Sachin Tendulkar's love story blossomed at an airport. Anjali Mehta, who was a medical student then, ran after 17-year old Sachin when she saw him at the airport. She had gone to pick up her mother, something which she totally forgot upon seeing the young cricket. There has definitely been no turning back for this Mumbai couple. They have 2 children - Sara and Arjun

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    Kiran Rao: Kiran Rao's connection with Bollywood began with her work as an assistant director. In 2005, she married one of Bollywood's biggest celebs, Aamir Khan. The couple immediately shot to the industry's top power couples list. After her marriage, Kiran Rao has worked as a producer and director for several films

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    Usha Mittal: Usha Mittal is married to steel tycoon and one of the world's richest people, Lakshmi Mittal. The daughter of a moneylender, Usha now manages the Indonesian branch of the company

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    Anusha Bhagat: Anusha Bhagat's love story became a bestselling novel after her author-husband Chetan Bhagat penned it down. She is photographed here after casting her vote along with herhusband. Pic/AFP

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    Ritika Sajdeh: Ritika Sajdeh worked as a sports manager when she met one of Team India's leading batsmen Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma proposed to Sajdeh at Mumbai's Borivli Sports Club, and the couple got married in 2015. Ritika Sajdeh can now be regularly spotted supporting Sharma at sporting events

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    Priya Runchal: John Abraham got into a relationship with investment banker and financial consultant Priya Runchal. The couple got married on the spur of the moment while holidaying in the United States

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    Yasmeen Premji: Yasmeen Premji is married to Wipro founder, Azim Premji. After her marriage, Yasmin has regularly engaged in Philanthropic work. She has even penned a couple of novels. Pic/Youtube

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    Sudha Murthy: Sudha Murthy is married to Infosys co-founder, Narayana Murthy. However, it was a marriage that Sudha's father had initially refuse as Murthy wanted to become a politician or run an orphanage. However, the happy couple are now among India's richest. Pic/Youtube

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    Anuradha Mahindra: Anuradha Mahindra was studying Psychology at Mumbai's Sophia college, while industrialist Anand Mahindra had taken a semester off from his film-making course. The couple, are now married for more than three decades. Anuradha is often seen helping Anand Mahindra at corporate and other events

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    Mira Rajput: Delhi girl Mira Rajput is married to actor Shahid Kapoor, who is 13 years her senior. She was a student in Delhi when met the actor. After her marriage, Rajput was often spotted at star-studded events. The couple have two children - Misha Kapoor and Zain Kapoor

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  • These women shot to fame after marriage!

    Sakshi Dhoni: Sakshi Dhoni was working as an intern working at Taj Bengal when she was re-introduced to MS Dhoni. The two had studied in the same school. But it was their encounter, at the Taj that eventually led to marriage. Sakshi makes a regular appearance now in India's cricketing pages along with Dhoni

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    Avantika Malik: Avantika Malik comes from a non-film background. She regularly appeared in newspapers after marrying the 'Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na' heartthrob Imran Khan. 

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    Shobha Kapoor: Although there wererumoursof him being infatuated with Hema Malini, he went on to marry Shobha. She was then working as an air hostess with British Airways. Today, Shobha Kapoor is an Indian television and film producer. She is the Managing Director of Balaji Telefilms, a TV serial production house run by their daughter, Ekta Kapoor. Pic/AFP

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    Natasha Madhvani: Natasha Madhvani is the daughter of actress Mumtaz. She shot to limelight after her wedding with Fardeen Khan.  Pic/Youtube

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    Tahira Kashyap: Tahira Kashyap is married to her childhood sweetheart and Bollywood actor Ayushman Khurana. She worked as a lecturer before her marriage. Tahira Kashyap turned into director with her slice-of-life movie which is due to release in 2019

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    Rhea Pillai: Rhea Pillai's marriage and eventual separation from tennis star Leander Paes is full of ups and downs. Before entering the sports world, Rhea Pillai used to work in the television industry

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    Parmeshwar Godrej: Parmeshwar Godrej who was studying at the JJ School of Arts, was introduced to Adi Godrej of 'Godrej Industries' via her brother. He even encouraged her to take up a job as an air hostess for Air India. However, Adi could not bear the distance and the couple got married shortly after Parmeshwar took the job. Parmeshwar Godrej passed away on October 10, 2016

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From Amruta Fadnavis and Anjali Tendulkar to Sharmila Thackeray and Kiran Rao, these gorgeous women have been at the centre-stage of public attention after their marriage to some of India's most famous personalities

 

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