Wedding invite with LCD video: Gali Janardhan Reddy shows he still has more to flaunt

Wedding invite with LCD video: Gali Janardhan Reddy shows he still has more to flaunt

Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2016-10-19 14:39 Bengaluru: Former BJP minister Gali Janardhan Reddy who is out on bail in illegal mining case knows exactly how to flaunt. His daughter Bramhani's wedding invite has redefined the future of wedding invites. For, the boxed invitation comes with a LCD screen that plays out a video where Reddy along with his wife Lakshmi Aruna and son invite in typical Bollywood style. They groove and lip-sync to a song 'Athithi Devobhava' while they shower flower petals on deity. Watch Video:  The video that runs longer than a minute also shows the bride and the groom Rajeev Reddy. Although the regular invite has all the details like date and venue of the wedding, it is also mentioned in the video, which autoplays once the box is opened. The wedding is slated for November 16 at Palace Grounds in Bengaluru.  It is also being speculated that shah Rukh Khan, Prabhudeva, Tamannah and Katrina Kaif will perform at the wedding.   In fact, this is not the first time the former minister is displaying his wealth. On an earlier occasion, the heli-hopping minister had presented a diamond-studded crown to Tirupati temple worth Rs 45 crore. Not just this. When CBI raided his house, they found even a regular household articles in either gold or silver. Check this: *Every household article owned by Reddy is made out of gold, silver, pearl or platinum, including navaratna stones. *Simple household articles such as flower baskets and dhoop stands are either made out of gold or silver. *His wife Lakshmi Aruna has countless sets of gold, diamond articles embedded with priceless stones like emerald. Ornaments, including rings, ear-rings, bangles, noserings, necklaces, bangles, bracelets, lockets, diamond necklaces, black bead chains, tops, vodiyanam (waist chain), head ornaments figure among his wife’s extensive collection. *Reddy’s wife owned and used hairpins, ice cream spoons, bowls, forks, spoons, plates — all made out of gold, in addition to a silver basin to name a few. They even used a silver telephone set *The value of gold and diamond articles owned by Reddy, his wife and children: Rs 28.48 crore; value of silver articles: around Rs 1 crore * Gold articles under Reddy’s name: Rs 10.02 crore; his wife owns gold articles worth Rs 18.47 crore *Purchased a golden chair, which figures in the assessment statement, on October 28, 2008, for Rs 2.20 crore. * Also owns a golden belt which he was using regularly. Value: Rs 13.15 lakh; his wife owns a diamond-studded belt worth Rs 4.82 lakh *Reddy owns a gold idol worth Rs 2.58 crore; tea and dinner sets are made out of either gold or silver Janardhan Reddy spent more than three years in jail in illegal mining case. However, he is out on bail since January 22, 2015.​