The wedding card cover, which has gone viral on social media, reads "Our Gift is your Vote for Modi in 2019 Lok Sabha Elections." The groom, Yande, a die-hard Modi supporter, said he had a tough time convincing his family and bride to print the appeal on their wedding card.
Vote for Modi marriage invitation… pic.twitter.com/x75tu7LHgj— Sindhu Singh (@SindhuIndus) February 12, 2019
"I have high regard for Modi as he is a good leader. He is working hard for our nation and I think this is the way I can garner support for him in the coming general election," Yande Mukesh Rao told Sputnik.
"My father was a freedom fighter. So we always support and cherish national pride. I like BJP since the days of Vajpayee. Now I support Modi as I like his style of working," Subhash Rao Yande, the groom's father, told Sputnik.
27-year-old Yande Mukesh Rao from Shamshabad in Hyderabad will be getting married on 21 February. He works as an assistant engineer at Telangana State Power Generation Corporation.