Nikhil entered into the wedlock with Rutuja, elder daughter of RSS functionary Purushottam Pathak, at a private hall in Mahal in eastern part of city.
BJP stalwart L K Advani and his family led the invitees along with Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley, Ananth Kumar, Rajnath Singh, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Najma Heptulla, RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi.
Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushama Swaraj, however, could not attend the reception.
Image: Senior BJP leader L K Advani poses for a photograph with party President Nitin Gadkaris son Nikhil and Rutuja Patha at their reception after the marriage ceremony in Nagpur on Friday, Dec 3, 2010. (Photographs copyright PTI)