The last rites of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat, who died in a chopper crash in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, will be held on Friday around 5 pm at Brar Square crematorium in Delhi Cantonment.
The last rites of Gen Rawat will be performed with full military honours. The funeral procession will start from Kamraj Marg after 2 pm and reach Brar Square crematorium.
Recent clashes with Pakistan and China have again raised concerns about the state of India’s military equipment in the face of the two-pronged threat on its borders.
General Bipin Rawat, India’s highest-ranking military official, leading efforts to modernize the country’s armed forces, died in a helicopter crash Wednesday along with his wife and 11 others, officials said.
His death was confirmed in a statement by the country’s defense minister, Rajnath Singh, after hours of uncertainty as senior officials rushed to the crash site in the southern state of Tamil Nadu and the victims were taken to a nearby hospital. Video footage showed the wreckage in a forested slope, with rescue workers trying to douse the flames.
Actress Shraddha Arya had a dreamy wedding on November 16 as she tied the knot with her Commander husband Rahul Nagal. The newlyweds hosted a reception on Wednesday (November 17).
She wrote alongside that the sari she wore at her reception was gifted by her designer friend. A part of it read: “Saree: My wedding gift from the very sweet & gorgeous @taandonreynu.” The sari is delicately embroidered with crystals and katdana work and comes with a regal blouse.
And you won’t believe, the sari is for a whopping amount. A check on the designer’s website revealed the sari is for Rs. 1,80,000. Shraddha paired her look with premium couture jewellery.
Priyanka chopra tagged Nick Jonas the best husband and partner as they celebrate Diwali with friends. The two love birds had their first star-studded Diwali in their home together — a $20 million Encino, California mansion, according to Dirt. The couple celebrated by throwing a party where friends and family alike danced “the night away,” according to Chopra.
“Our first diwali in our first home together ❤️🪔✨ This one will always be special,” the actress, 39, captioned a series of pics on social media.
In the snaps, Chopra is dressed up in an off-white elegant but non-traditional ensemble that featured a sheer saree over a top that bared most of her abs. The shots also show off the stunning flowers, candles and decor that filled the couple’s property for the special holiday. Guests included John Legend and Chrissy Teigen who had not one, but two saree ensembles for the evening.
Shah Rukh Khan Received Letter From Rahul Gandhi Amid Aryan’s Arrest. Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan received support from Congress leader Rahul Gandhi while the actor’s son was behind bars. As per NDTV, the 56-year-old was backed by Maharashtra’s ruling Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) amid Aryan Khan’s incarceration over drugs-related charges. In fact, Gandhi also sent an uplifting letter to SRK on October 14, six days after the star kid’s arrest. “The country is with you”, wrote the Congress leader to ensure support for SRK, as per reports. Aryan Khan was finally granted bail by the Bombay High Court on October 28.