This Andhra IAS Officer will spend only Rs 18,000 for Son’s wedding

‘Wedding ceremony’ is a once-in-a-lifetime event where two souls unite for marriage in a bid to start new innings together. Of all the grand ceremonies we have ever seen, wedding is the most amazing thing.

Wedding practices vary greatly between cultures, religions and countries. Each family will be on their hectic schedule for their son or daughter’s wedding as it takes a lot of time, money. The activities include shopping, calling photographers, arranging caterers, sending invites and so on.

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In today’s world, even the middle-class families spend lakhs of rupees for their son’s or daughter’s marriage but this IAS officer from Andhra Pradesh will be spending only Rs 18,000 on his son’s wedding which is scheduled to take place on February 10.

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The officer identified as Patnala Basanth Kumar who is a Commissioner of Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region Development Authority (VMRDA) is setting a classic example for others.

It has been learnt that the families of bridegroom and bride will bear a total expenditure of Rs 18,000 each on the ceremony including the lunch for the guests. This means that the total cost of the wedding is Rs 36,000. AP and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan will attend the simple ceremony on Friday.