Who is Alina Padikkal: Former Bigg Boss Malayalam contestant and television host Alina Padikkal got married to her longtime boyfriend Rohit Pradeep on August 30. The duo tied the knot at Kozhikode, Kerala, as per Hindi rituals.
Pictures from the wedding ceremony have gone viral. The ceremony was attended by only a few relatives and close friends, as per Mathrubhumi. Earlier the families of the couple celebrated Mehendi and Haldi ceremonies and the bride-to-be also shared photos from both events on her social media handle.
The couple got engaged earlier this year in January. While Padikkal works in television and her beau is a businessman. Padikkal and Pradeep, who have been in a relationship for almost six years, chose to wear traditional attires and jewellery for the wedding ceremony. They had planned a destination wedding but due to the current COVID-19 situation in the country, the two decided to keep it low-key. Now, only close friends and family members are expected to be part of the wedding reception.
Who is Alina Padikkal?
Padikkal is a native of Kottayam. The actor has predominantly worked in the Malayalam film and television industry. Interestingly, it was during her stay inside the Bigg Boss Malayalam house that she had revealed her six-year-long love story and shared that she will marry only if her parents agree.
Padikkal started her career as a television anchor by hosting the children's show Butterflies. She won Kerala State Television Award in 2005 for being the best anchor on the show. She has hosted several children's shows since then. The television host-turned-actor became a household name with the show Bharya. Later, Padikkal was seen as one of the strongest contenders of Bigg Boss Malayalam 2. She has also hosted popular reality television shows like Smart Show, Komady Circus, D4Dance Junior vs Senior etc.
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