Mumbai: Maharashtra BJP president Raosaheb Danve’s extravagant expenditure on his son’s wedding has come for much criticism.
The wedding included video invites, a designer set showing a medieval-era palace and a menu with many cuisines. The guest list boasted of 30,000 guests including senior politicians from Maharashtra.
The wedding took place at Jabinda Estate lawns in Aurangabad on Thursday. The complete venue was monitored by police using the drone-mounted cameras.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Former Chief Minister Narayan Rane and Poonam Mahajan were some of the attendees.
Santosh Raosaheb Patil Danve is the MLA from Bhokardan, an area in Marathwada region that has been drought hit for two years. He is the son of Raosaheb Danve, the Maharashtra BJP Chief.
But not just the wedding, the MLA had also shared an elaborate pre-wedding video on Facebook on February 24 with wife Renu Sarkate. The video shot at a resort with drone cameras, showcases a grand piano and a luxury car, went viral.
Renu is the daughter of a well-known Marathi musician Rajesh Sarkate at the Jabinda Estate Lawns.