Shashi Tharoor – Sunanda Pushkar Marriage photos

Palakkad, Aug 21: Former Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor will tie the knot with his fiancee Sunanda Pushkar in a quiet ceremony at his ancestral home in Elavanchery village in Kerala’s Palakkad district on Sunday, Aug 22.

Wedding preparations are in full swing at the 200-year-old ancestral home, known as Mundarath House.

“We are all busy as Shashi Tharoor is coming. All his relatives are here and we are going to celebrate Onam together in a big way,” said Jayasankari Amma, Tharoor’s grandmother

Tharoor’s early morning marriage ceremony will be attended by close family and friends and then the couple is expected to leave for his constituency Thiruvananthapuram for the reception on Aug 23.

“This is a very great occasion for us, a get to together also inspite of the marriage occasion where all the people from all over the world, who are relatives are coming here to participate in it. And also it combines with the Onam, which is also a celebration for Malayalee,” said M G Menon, Tharoor’s maternal uncle.

Sunanda Pushkar, the daughter of a retired Army colonel, hails from Jammu and Kashmir.

A Kashmiri wedding ceremony will take place in Dubai on August 30 followed by another grand reception in Delhi in September.

Tharoor resigned as a minister over allegations of corruption in winning a cricket league franchise in the Indian Premier League.

The controversy surfaced when Modi revealed on his Twitter feed that Tharoor had advised the IPL management against disclosing the name of Dubai-based businessperson Sunanda Pushkar, known to be close to Tharoor.

Following the controversy, Tharoor tendered his resignation on April 18. Modi was later sacked as IPL Commissioner by the Indian cricket board.

Shashi Tharoor Third Marriage wedding with Sunanda Pushkar Photos

Minister of state for external affairs, Shashi Tharoor is getting married for the third time after he had divorced his Canadian wife, Christa Giles, who is an existing civil servant working for United States Disarmament affairs.

Reportedly, the new bride of Shashi Tharoor happens to be a Kashmiri girl who is also a beautician and owns a spa in Dubai. Shashi Tharoor is in the midst of a marital crisis as the ex wife is giving him a hard time over the divorce papers which are due to be signed. Following the divorce, Shashi Tharoor shall enter the wedlock with Sunanda. If all goes well then Shashi Tharoor will be the second minister who shall be tying the wedding knot while in his duties. The first minister to have settled the wedding knot was minister of state for petroleum, Jitin Prasad who got married last month.

Media reports claim that Shashi Tharoor has been spotted with Sunanda in many parties and occasions where she kept the company of the minister. Shashi Tharoor’s first wife was Tilottama Mukherji who had been a long time friend of Shashi Tharror right from his school days back in Kolkata.

The Union minister of state for external affairs Shashi Tharoor had been to Shillong in a recent visit attending the release of “Naturenomics2.0 and 3.0 series” which are books that are being brought about by the Managed Services (GMS). Shashi Tharoor said that Assam as a state should take the initiative to lead the entire nation for an all round carbon-neutral progress which shall be extremely beneficial for the nation as of a whole.