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Raunaq Singh's grandson to wed Karisma

Priyanka Nair in Mumbai | August 21, 2003 13:06 IST

Actress Karisma Kapoor willmarry Delhi industrialist SunjayKapurnext month,her father actor-filmmaker Randhir Kapoor confirmed on Wednesday.

'We will be able togive you the date in a couple of days,' he said. "The wedding is an arranged one. Both Karisma and Sanjay have known each other but the alliance has been fixed with the help of common friends."

The actress merely says, 'My parents will decide [her marriage] for me.'

Her sister, actress Kareena Kapoor says, "I'm very happy. The wedding will be held on September 29 in my grandfather's [the late Raj Kapoor] house [inChembur, Mumbai]."

Sunjayisthe brother ofSuperna Motwane and Mandira Kapur, Karisma's oldfriends. Their late grandfather Raunaq Singh set up the Apollo Tyres empire. Sunjay isManaging Director,Sona Koya Steering,part of the Sona Group which his father Surinder Kapur runs.

Sunjayalso ownsthe Indian edition of French magazine L'Officiel, whose editor isMotwane.

Karisma was earlier engaged to Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan's son, actor Abhishek Bachchan. But theengagement, which was announcedon Amitabh's birthday on October 11 last year,broke off inJanuary.

Sherecently madeher television debut with the serial Karishma: The Miracles Of Destiny on Sahara TV. The serial raninto a spot of troublewhennovelist Barbara Taylor Bradford slapped a suit against the television channel,alleging the serial wasplagiarised from her novel A Woman of Substance.

Bradford lost the case. The serial is now on air.

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Sub: hey karisma

waz up! karisma many many good wishes for ur wed life as well as for future too! ur my one of my fav actresses! i ...

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Sub: congragulations

hi ya karisma i wish u all the happiness u deserve it. i dont now wat else to say i get so emotional in these ...

Posted by saima

Sub: Congratulation

congratulation. Many many happy in your future. I think u made early dicision, it would be better if you have married abhishek bachhan.

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Sub: congratulation karisma

Hi karisma wish u a very happy married life !!!

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Wishing both of you happy and prosperous New Life. But i still feel Abhishek was better

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