Kannada blockbuster Kirik Party actors Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna got engaged on July 03. The grand ceremony was held in Serenity Hall at Virajpet. The hall is owned by Rashmika's father, M Madan Mandanna. More than 2,500 guests including celebs from Kannada film industry were present at the engagement bash.

The security was tightened to ensure the ceremony is held without any hassles. Only the guests who carry invitation cards were allowed to participate in the engagement ceremony. The couple arrived from Abu Dhabi in the morning (July 3) and drove straight to Ganapathi temple along with members of their families prior to the betrothal ceremony. 



The Kirik Party actress donned a beautiful peach coloured floor-length gown designed by Shraddha Ponnappa. Rakshit will don a cream tuxedo designed by himself.  He has worn a peach coloured tie which matches his lady love's gown. 



The cuisine for the evening will have both Mangalorean and Coorg delicacies. North Indian and Chinese food are also included in the menu. There will be a three layered Swiss butter almond cake, matching Rashmika's gown. The cake will be 2 ft tall and 18 kgs in weight. 


The guests: Actors Samyukta Hegde, Yagna Shetty and Meghana Gaonkar, directors Yogaraj Bhat and Rishab Shetty were in attendance. 




Food Menu: The betrothal was followed by a sumptuous menu comprising Kodava and North Indian delicacies like kadumbittu, nuppittu, pandhi curry, pork dry, pork chops, nati chicken dry, mutton biryani, chicken pepper dry and Chinese veg fried rice, chicken fried rice, veg noodles and chicken noodles. 





Kirik Party is a 2016 Kannada campus film directed by Rishab Shetty, and produced by G. S. Guptha and Rakshit Shetty. It featured Rakshit Shetty, Rashmika Mandanna, Samyuktha Hegde,  Aravinnd Iyer, Dhananjay Ranjan and Pramod Shetty in prominent roles. Rakshit himself wrote the story of the film apart from playing a protagonist.