Pakistani celebrity weddings are one of the most celebrated and anticipated events throughout the year. Every single year, whenever Pakistani celebrities tie the knot, they are showered with a lot of love by their fans who reside all across the globe. This year, the entire world saw a huge shift and were forced to adapt to new changes that they never knew would become the new normal. The entire world went into lockdown and with each passing day, the news related to Coronavirus started becoming a lot more grim. During this time, there were some Pakistani celebrities who decided to tie the knot and show it to the world that this was not the end and amidst such chaotic times, these new beginnings were nothing short of a pleasant surprise and a glimmer of hope.
In the year 2020, sadness and happiness persisted side by side. A lot of celebrities tied the knot and some also decided to keep it extremely simple and intimate, something that was not seen before and eventually ended up sending a great message to the Pakistani nation that weddings did not necessarily have to be very extravagant and lavish, a couple can tie the knot in a most intimate manner that too at the comfort of their homes. This year was filled with Pakistani celebrity weddings and a lot of big names decided to start a new phase of their lives as well.
Here is the list of Pakistani celebrity weddings of 2020:
The year 2020 began on a high note for Saad Qureshi. He got married to Misha Chaudhry on January 7, 2020, and the couple had an elaborate wedding. Saad posted beautiful pictures of him and his wife and they had a beautiful lavish ceremony. They got married the traditional way with all the events beautifully designed and planned by event managers. Saad Qureshi posted heartfelt notes for his wife, filled with beautiful promises of always keeping her happy.
Model Eman Suleman also got married to the love of her life Syed Haider Jamil Rizvi at the beginning of the year. The couple had a simple Nikkah ceremony at home on January 4th, 2020 and later, upon the persistence of the couples’ families, they had all three functions. Eman Suleman wanted to keep it a short and sweet event and decided to have it that way. They had day functions with traditional yet beautiful settings which showed that the couple wanted their wedding to be a simple yet special and memorable affair for not only them but also those who were invited to attend it.
Former actress Noor Bukhari also tied the knot to Awn Chaudhry, whom she was married to before. Awn happens to be the father of Noor’s daughter Fatima as well. The rumors started spreading about Noor’s wedding but nothing was confirmed until Noor decided to share a picture of her husband Awn Chaudhry on her social media handle, captioning it with ‘My Hero’. This was enough of confirmation from Noor and then she also shared the pictures of a newborn baby girl, which was enough to show that the couple was happily married and settled now. Noor Bukhari has since then gone low-profile but she does post some of her pictures for her fans to stay connected to them.
Asad & Nimra – The Viral Couple
Asad and Nimra tied the knot on February 4, 2020. They were no celebrities before their marriage but soon after they got married, their pictures started circulating on social media. They became an overnight sensation in Pakistan and were then invited to Nida Yasir’s morning show to explain the reason behind getting married at such a young age. Asad & Nimra got famous because of their tender age. Asad’s sister Zarpash decided to take it to social media to address the reasons why Asad decided to get married at the age of 18. He had his family’s support and because he fell in love with Nimra he wanted to officialize and legalize his relationship with her. Nimra was 19 at the time she got married and although the cute couple faced a bit of criticism online, they were heavily praised and appreciated for their decision.
Armeena Rana Khan
Armeena Rana Khan got engaged to Fesl Khan on their trip to the Maldives when he decided to propose to her in a most romantic setting. On February 15, 2020, Fesl Khan took it to his Instagram account to announce his marriage to Armeena Rana Khan. The couple shared that they wanted to have an elaborate wedding but by the time they decided to tie the knot, Covid had already started spreading all over the world. They promised that once this pandemic was over, they intended to give a big fat party to their loved ones to celebrate their marriage.
Aisam ul Haq
Pakistani tennis Star Aisam ul Haq also tied the knot this year. The pictures of his wedding started circulating on February 23, 2020, making it his second marriage. Aisam ul Haq was married before to Faha Alam Maukhdum, they were married for a short span of time and after tying the knot in 2011, they got divorced in 2012.
Actress Sadia Ghaffar tied the knot with singer and artist Hassan Hayat Khan at the end of February this year. This wedding was probably the first wedding of the year which was a star-studded affair, months after Iqra and Yasir’s wedding which most of the Pakistani celebrities were seen attending. This wedding was nothing short of a treat for the fans because they got to see all their favorite stars and celebrities gathered in one place. Sajal Aly and Saboor Aly were the main celebrities who were in the limelight at this wedding. Sadia Ghaffar had a traditional wedding with all the functions such as Mehndi, Nikkah, and Valima.
Sajal Aly & Ahad Raza Mir
It won’t be wrong to say that Sajal Aly & Ahad Raza Mir’s wedding was one of the most anticipated celebrity weddings of recent times. Their fans were super excited when the couple announced their official engagement because it meant the wedding was expected in the near future. The news of Ahad and Sajal having a destination wedding was already spreading which was denied by Ahad Raza Mir. At first, it was rumored that the couple might tie the knot in Turkey but the rumors were refuted pretty soon. After that, any news related to their wedding was kept under wraps but then their fans were taken by surprise when the couple shared pictures on each other’s social media accounts welcoming each other as Mister and Missus. Ahad Raza Mir and Sajal Aly had a destination wedding at Zaya Nurai Island in Abu Dhabi. It was an intimate affair that was attended by selectively close friends and family members. Ahad and Sajal also restricted the coverage and only a few pictures of the events were released. The couple had a Mehndi, Rukhsati, and Reception Lunch.
Samina Ahmed & Manzar Sehabi
This was yet another wedding that took everyone by a pleasant surprise. Manzar Sehbai took it to his Instagram account to share that he and veteran actress Samina Ahmed had tied the knot in a simple Nikkah ceremony on April 4, 2020. By this time, the entire country was in lockdown, therefore they were the first celebrity couple to have opted for a simple Nikkah ceremony which was attended by their immediate family members. This was Manzar Sehbai’s first marriage and Samina Ahmed’s second marriage. Samina Ahmed was married to Fareed Ahmed but the couple parted ways in 1993. Samina Ahmed is a mother of two children Zara and Zain.
Young actress Nimra Khan was also one of those celebrities who tied the knot in a simple Nikkah ceremony during the lockdown. Nimra Khan took it to her social media handle and announced that she got married to Raja Iftekhar Azam on April 19, 2020. Nimra Khan and Raja Iftekhar Azam also had a few couple photoshoots which were stunning. Nimra later left for London where Raja Iftekhar resided and was a police officer. Nimra then came back and deleted all the pictures of her husband and Nikkah ceremony, which makes it a sad speculation that this marriage must have ended.
Hina Altaf & Agha Ali
Actors Agha Ali and Hina Altaf took everyone by surprise when they shared the pictures of their marriage. The couple tied the knot on Jummah tul Vida, the last Friday of Ramzan on May 22, 2020. It was the same day when an ill-fated PIA flight from Lahore to Karachi met a tragic crash and took the lives of so many people. Hina Altaf and Agha Ali’s wedding was what no one saw coming because they kept it under wraps. Agha Ali decided to share his reasons behind getting married to Hina Altaf where he stated that they both became closer to each other in a very short span of time and he started to miss her, that is when he decided that she was the one. Their couple got a lot of love and appreciation from their fans.
Faryal Mehmood Daniyal Raheal
Actors Faryal Mehmood and Daniyal Raheal got married on May 28, 2020, making it another couple who tied the knot during the lockdown. Daniyal and Faryal who love some good adventures decided to take a road trip from Karachi to Lahore where they decided to get married. Faryal was surrounded by Daniyal’s entire family and the couple had a simple Nikkah ceremony his parent’s home. Daniyal wore Dhoti Kurta, Punjab’s traditional dress and Faryal wore a gorgeous Saree. Daniyal’s mother Simi Raheal took it to Instagram to share that Corona was making people familiar with so many things that they probably wouldn’t have paid heed to. She stated that marriages could be this simple and in a true sense she believed that this was the best way her son could’ve gotten married.
Shehroz Sabzwari & Sadaf Kanwal
On May 31, 2020, Sadaf Kanwal and Shehroz Sabzwari disclosed the news of their Nikkah on their social media handles. It won’t be wrong to say that unfortunately, things were blown out of proportion and this became one of the most controversial weddings of the year and probably the recent years too. People accused Shahroz Sabzwari of cheating on his wife but then he decided to clear the air by stating that months before he and Sadaf ever met, he and Syra had separated. He did not want to divorce her but she wanted to part ways and due to irreconcilable differences, the couple decided to end their marriage. Sadaf Kanwal was accused of being the homewrecker but Shahroz took the responsibility and cleared his wife’s name out of the controversy. It was also noticed by some netizens that Sadaf Kanwal and Shahroz already had tied the knot a month prior to when they made an announcement.
Famous Pakistani Haroon Rashid also shared the news of his wedding on July 1, 2020. He stated that he tied the knot with the love of his life a day earlier making their wedding date June 30, 2020. Haroon Rashid and Farwa Hussain got married at his home in Islamabad and the groom stated that she was the girl of his dreams and probably the finest human being he ever came across, because of which he decided he wanted to spend the rest of his life with him. Haroon and Farwa had a beautiful intimate Nikkah which was a day ceremony. They both were dressed in beautiful ivory and gold outfits and looked absolutely happy.
Sarah Khan & Falak Shabbir
This was yet another wedding of 2020 that took everyone by surprise. On July 16 Sarah Khan’s birthday, the pictures of her grand proposal and engagement ring were posted on both Sarah and Falak’s Instagram accounts. It was assumed that this was an announcement of the new phase of Sarah Khan’s life but it was soon revealed that this was not just a proposal or engagement, it was a full-fledged wedding that the couple was going to have. Sarah Khan and Falak Shabbir had an elaborate wedding with selective friends and family who were invited to be a part of their special day. Sarah Khan and Falak Shabbir had a proposal and engagement party, followed by Mayon, Mehandi, and then the actual Nikkah and Rukhsati. Everyone became a part of this wedding affair because Falak and Sarah had allowed everyone to put the pictures on social media. Their Nikkah was also shown virtually through Insta live.
On August 8, 2020, Amina Sheikh took it to her Instagram account to share the news of her marriage to Dubai-based businessman Omar Farooqui through series of pictures. Amina Sheikh disclosed this news in the most elegant and beautiful manner where she started off In The Name of Allah and then the pictures of the rings that she and her husband exchanged, placed in the palm of her daughter. She also shared her definition of family and made a statement that this was the new beginning for her family and especially her daughter Meissah.
PSL fame and TV host and presenter Ahmed Godil also tied the knot with his lady love on September 12, 2020. The couple shared beautiful pictures of their Nikkah and then the reception. Ahmed Godil and his wife chose white ensembles for Nikkah and then once again color-coordinated for the wedding reception that followed. Their pictures showcased that they put their heart and soul into the photo session and wanted it to be reminiscent of the beginning of their beautiful journey.
Actor Salman Saeed was also one of those young celebrities who got married this year. He tied the knot on September 27, 2020, with Aleena Fatima. It was an arranged marriage but the couple developed an understanding by being in communication with each other. Salman Saeed along with his entire family went to Lahore to get married and then brought his wife back to Karachi where he resides. Salman Saeed’s wedding was also a star-studded affair where the members of their all-boy group were seen, such as Imran Ashraf, Ahmed Ali Butt, Vasay Chauhdry, director Nadeem Baig, Humayun Saeed as well as Adnan Siddique.
Sana Javed Umair Jaswal
This was yet another wedding that took everyone by surprise. Although the news of Sana and Umair Jaswal’s courtship was already out in the public, the news of their wedding was kept under wraps. Sana’s picture on her social media handle took the internet by storm and the couple got an outpour of love from all over. Sana and Umair tied the knot in a simple Nikkah ceremony which was attended by their immediate family and very close friends. They both got married on October 20, 2020, and their wedding took place in Islamabad, where Umair resides. Sana Javed also got a lot of appreciation for staying true to her roots by showcasing the Hyderabad Deccan’s bridal fashion by wearing Khara Dupatta and Black Bead chain around her neck after her marriage.
Amna Riaz of Kitchen With Amna, a famous Pakistani Youtuber with a whopping fan following of 3M+ also tied the knot with her cousin this year. She got married on November 14 and her husband resides in Australia, where she will move eventually. Amna became the first-ever Pakistani YouTuber to have achieved the milestone of 3M subscribers and she achieved it with her sheer hard work and dedication.
Another famous Pakistani YouTuber and content creator Umar Khan who goes by the name of Ukhano also tied the knot this year. He got married on November 14, 2020, in Islamabad and chose to share a few pictures of him and his wife having a great time at their wedding. The couple also danced at their wedding and seemed to have enjoyed their day together. Ukhano became a target of a harassment scandal that was used to frame him but after fighting the legal battle, he won the case and proved non-guilty.
Pakistani TV actor Rabab Hashim also tied the knot with Shoaib this year. This happens to be the most recent celebrity wedding that has taken place. Rabab and Shoaib tied the knot on November 27, 2020, and had a traditional wedding with all the three functions such as a Mayon, Mehndi, and Nikkah. Rabab looked absolutely beautiful and radiant as a bride and showcased her traditional sense of style by choosing heavy outfits but also added a bit of modern touch to it.
This completes the list of all the Pakistani celebrities who got married in 2020. We wish them love, light, and success in their marital lives.