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Bollywood’s Latest Power Couple: Sonakshi Sinha and Zaheer Iqbal Tie the Knot in Intimate Ceremony

In a significant event for Bollywood fans, acclaimed actor Sonakshi Sinha and Zaheer Iqbal have officially become husband and wife. The long-rumored couple chose to make the announcement themselves through Instagram, sharing heartwarming images from their private wedding ceremony. Held at Sonakshi’s family residence in Mumbai’s Bandra, the event was attended by close family and friends, marking a momentous day for the pair.

Sonakshi Sinha, draped in a bespoke white saree adorned with intricate ivory detailing, looked resplendent on her big day. Her bridal look was completed with a neatly tied bun, accessorized with white flowers, and a choker necklace paired with matching earrings. Zaheer Iqbal opted for a simple but elegant white chikankari kurta set, a perfect complement to Sonakshi’s ensemble. The couple was photographed signing the marriage documents, sealing their bond in the presence of their loved ones.

Reflecting on their journey, Sonakshi and Zaheer shared a poignant message: “On this very day, seven years back (23.06.2017) in each other’s eyes, we saw love in its purest form and decided to hold on to it. Today that love has guided us through all the challenges and triumphs… leading up to this moment… where with the blessings of both our families and both our gods… we are now man and wife. Here’s to love, hope, and all things beautiful with each other, from now until forever. Sonakshi, Zaheer 23.06.2024.”

The declaration not only celebrates their union but also gives their fans a glimpse into their profound love story, one that spans over seven years. Their relationship, often kept under wraps, has finally culminated in marriage, much to the delight of their supporters.

Zaheer Iqbal, whom Sonakshi affectionately refers to as her ‘personal psycho,’ has been a significant part of her life and career for the past seven years. The two were brought together by none other than Salman Khan, a close friend of Zaheer’s family.

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. Salman Khan had a pivotal role in both their careers, giving Sonakshi her Bollywood break in the 2010 action-comedy ‘Dabbang’ and later aiding Zaheer’s debut in ‘Notebook.’ This 2017 film saw Zaheer opposite another newcomer, Pranutan Bahl, and it was on these sets that Salman introduced Sonakshi to Zaheer.

Zaheer’s family has deep ties with Salman Khan. Zaheer’s father, Iqbal Ratansi, who runs successful jewellery and real estate businesses, has known Salman since childhood. This connection undeniably played a role in the couple’s initial introductions and eventual bonding.

Sonakshi, notable for her roles in several blockbuster films, has recently garnered attention for her portrayal of Fareedan, the main antagonist in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Heeramandi.’ Zaheer and Sonakshi also shared screen space in the 2022 film ‘Double XL,’ although it did not fare well critically, it showcased their off-screen chemistry. Zaheer’s role as Zorawar Rahmani, a London-based TV line producer, alongside Sonakshi’s character added a unique dimension to their on-screen partnership.

Looking forward, Sonakshi is set to appear in the horror-comedy ‘Kakuda.’ The film also features renowned actors Riteish Deshmukh and Saqib Saleem. As Sonakshi gears up for this release, her personal and professional life has never been more exciting and fulfilling.

Wedding festivities are always a significant event in Bollywood, drawing attention from fans and media alike. However, Sonakshi and Zaheer chose a low-key and intimate wedding—a refreshing shift from the grand and opulent weddings Bollywood is known for. Their ceremony, though small, was filled with love and heartfelt emotions, focusing on what truly matters: family and close friends.

The couple’s journey, from their first meeting on a film set to their marriage, is a testimony to their enduring love and dedication. It serves as an inspiration to many who look up to Sonakshi’s career and Zaheer’s budding presence in the industry.

As they embark on this new chapter, fans and well-wishers from across the globe shower them with blessings and congratulatory messages. Here’s to wishing Sonakshi Sinha and Zaheer Iqbal a lifetime of happiness, love, and success in their married life.