Prominent personalities in the political, cultural and literary fields attended the wedding of Vivek Kiran, son of Communist Party of India (Marxist) State secretary Pinarayi Vijayan, here on Saturday. Deepa was the bride.
Among those who attended the marriage ceremony and felicitated the newly married couple were Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan, Leader of the Opposition Oommen Chandy, Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee president Ramesh Chennithala, Union Minister of State for Home Mullappally Ramachandran, Union Minister of State for Railway E. Ahamed, Ministers Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, P.K. Sreemathy, T.M. Thomas Isaac, Kadannappally Ramachandran, Elamaram Karim, Paloli Mohammad Kutty and Benoy Viswom.
The wedding ceremony took only a few minutes with the bride and bridegroom exchanging garlands. There was no customary wedding feast. The invitees were served payasam at the reception that followed.