'On a scale of 1 to 10 in happiness, I'm on 12'
After a "fairytale" wedding with American singer Nick Jonas, actor Priyanka Chopra is beaming with seamless joy. "On a scale of 1 to 10 in happiness, I'm on 12," Priyanka said on stage at her wedding reception at the Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi recently, as Nick smiled away.
"I'm a fan of Indian weddings," said Nick, who has embraced Indian traditions since his 'roka' ceremony with Priyanka in Mumbai in August.There was no trace of tiredness on the newly married couple's face despite almost a week full of celebrations. But like Priyanka said, "It's all merry time... No time to be tired."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the reception to congratulate the newly-married couple. He was was escorted on stage by Priyanka's mother Madhu Chopra, and remained on stage for about 10 minutes, meeting Nick and Priyanka's families with folded hands and exchanging pleasantries.
Priyanka first made India proud by winning the Miss World crown in 2000.
Priyanka and Nick have had three-day wedding festivities at Jodhpur's royal Umaid Bhawan Palace, where they exchanged wedding vows as per both Christian and Hindu rituals in two separate ceremonies.The leading lady of Bollywood will be having a separate celebration for the film fraternity in Mumbai on a later date.