Mumbai: As an expression of gratitude and respect for the people who make the city and nation safe, and to seek their blessings for their son Akashâs wedding with Shloka, Nita and Mukesh Ambani today celebrated with thousands of members of Army, Navy, Paramilitary Forces, Mumbai Police, Railway Protection Force and their families.
The highlight of the celebrations was a special Musical Fountain show called Ananta Prem at the Dhirubhai Ambani Square which is conceptualised by Nita Ambani set on the theme of Krishnaâs Raas Lila to symbolise an eternal love story.
Speaking at the occasion, Nita Ambani said, âWe feel delighted and honoured that the protectors of this city and the nation are joining us in our celebrations. Itâs an emotional and joyous occasion for us and we hope these heroes, who make us proud every day, will shower their blessings on Akash and Shloka.â
Nita and Mukesh Ambani are celebrating Akash and Shloka's wedding with not just family and friends but also with underprivileged children, residents of orphanages and old age homes, members and families of the forces, city workers and employees as part of the wedding celebrations and to seek their blessings.
As Nita Ambani said, âWe as a family very much identify with the cityâs socio-cultural fabric and have deep respect and gratitude for the people who make it function, particularly our police, armed forces and city workers. It is at once humbling and immensely satisfying for us that we can share our joy with this great city, to which we owe everything.â
The celebrations were held at the newly opened Dhirubhai Ambani Square in Mumbaiâs BKC district, which is dedicated to the city of Mumbai.