Daughter of the former president Asif Ali Zardari and former prime minister late Benazir Bhutto is all-set to be engaged today at the Bilawal House, Karachi.
Taking to Twitter, she said that it was “a very sentimental and emotional day. So grateful for everyone’s love and prayers. Especially our PPP family whom I know are eager to participate. InshAllah this is only the beginning – will be able to celebrate in a post-Covid world. Please keep SMBB and our family in your prayers.”
The engagement is set to be a private affair and will be held under strict standard operating procedures and total radio silence as the invite for the event has asked all participants to first RSVP negative Covid-19 tests before attending the event.
The invite also directed strict prohibition of cell phones use.
Bakhtawar is set to marry Mahmood Chaudhry who is “the son of Mohammad Younas and Begum Suraiya Choudhry who hail from the old town of Lahore, Pakistan. Mr Younas migrated to the United Arab Emirates in 1973 where through hard-work he established businesses in the construction and transport industry.”
A detailed information on the groom shared by the official sources said that Mahmood was the last born of five siblings and born in the city of Abu Dhabi on July 28, 1988 (which makes him 32 years old).
He completed his primary schooling in Abu Dhabi and secondary schooling in the United Kingdom. Mahmood further went on to study law at the University of Durham, it added further.
Mahmood lives in the UAE where he runs businesses in construction, finance, and tech, the party confirmed.
Reports said that Bakhtawar’s brother Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari will not be participating in the event as he has contacted Covid-19 and will be in isolation.