Aug 9 2016
Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo married Rachna Sharma on Tuesday evening August 9, 2016.
The playback singer turned Union minister, has been in a relationship with Rachna who is a Delhi-based Jet Airways air hostess for the past two years.
The wedding was held at The Ashok hotel in New Delhi and was attended by many VVIPs, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Many leaders from the ruling party and the Opposition attended the wedding ceremony. The groom's former Bollywood colleagues also attended the grand function.
The newlyweds' love story commenced while they were on board a Jet Airways flight from Kolkata to Mumbai. After two years of dating, they had a low-key engagement in May.
Supriyo represents the Asansol Lok Sabha constituency in West Bengal and was inducted into the Narendra Modi Government on November 2014.
Supriyo, who has sung many hit songs, was earlier married to Rhea and has a daughter Sharmilee in that relationship.