27/02/2015 3:35 PM AEDT | Updated 15/07/2016 12:55 PM AEST

PHOTOS: The Great Indian Political Wedding Of The Year


India's two most powerful political families strengthened their bond recently when Mulayam Singh Yadav's grand nephew, Tej Pratap, married Lalu Prasad's youngest daughter, Raj Lakshmi. The who's who of politics attended both the 'tilak' ceremony, the wedding procession and the grand reception.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, BJP patriarch LK Advani and President Pranab Mukherjee were among the guests.

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