Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas got married in Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel in Jodhpur according to Hindu customs on December 2, 2018 and exchanged vows in a Christian ceremony on December 1. Parineeti Chopra, who was one of the bridesmaids hid Nick Jonas’ shoes as part of the joota chupai ceremony. Parineeti had earlier said in jest in an interview that she is going to ask Nick for $5 million and only then will she return the shoes. She had also revealed that she is negotiating the amount with Nick as he had said that he will give only 10 dollars. Reports in the media suggested that Nick Jonas paid Parineeti Chopra Rs. 5 lakh in the joota chupai ceremony.
Parineeti Chopra took to her Twitter account to clarify that the amount Nick paid her and the other cousins was not Rs. 5 lakhs. She expressed that they were shocked by Nick’s generosity and that the she is still reeling from it. She tweeted, “To all those speculating the joota hiding money – you know nothing!! All I can say is – you’re wrong!!!!! Haha. Nick was MORE THAN CRAZY HUGELY MADLY GENEROUS! No words. Still reeling. Phew. He shocked us. Whatta playa!!! @nickjonas”.
After Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas shared photos from the Mehendi ceremony on social media, Parineeti shared a heartwarming message for the couple. She posted, “The job of us bridesmaids was to make sure the bride was happy and comfortable at all times..But we didn’t have to worry about it- coz Nick promised to do it all his life. Welcome to the family Nick”