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Mega weddings are back: Indian weddings set to stimulate local economy

Vijay Kumar and Ranjani Thiyagarajan are set to tie the knot in May this year in the southern Indian city of Bangalore after multiple delays in finalising the date. The couple and their parents are painstakingly managing every little detail of the occasion from the bedecked bride’s jewellery and makeup to a variety of appetisers served at the ceremony. The couple will be among four million weddings estimated to be solemnised during the country’s wedding season between 14 April and 15 Jul