Noted film director Srijit Mukherji tied the knot with Bangladeshi actress-model-development worker Rafiath Rashid Mithila at a simple ceremony here on Friday.
A small group of Bengali film personalities like Rudraneel Ghosh and Jisshu Sengupta, and poet Srijato were present at the function held at Srijit’s south Kolkata flat.
Mithila wore a red jamdani saree, while Srijit was dressed in a black kurta and a red Nehru jacket.
The couple had been courting for quite some time and the buzz about their impending marriage was being heard for months.
Talking about Srijit Mukherji, the National Award filmmaker who is known for his directorial works Autograph, Chotushkone among other Bengali films had made his Bollywood directorial debut in 2017 with actress Vidya Balan starrer Begum Jaan.
Mithila, currently the head of Early Childhood Development Programme at the BRAC International, had married Bangladeshi musician Tahsan Rahman Khan in 2006. The couple got divorced in 2017. They have a daughter.