According to the reports, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president DK Shivakumar‘s eldest daughter Aishwarya is likely to marry late Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder, VG Siddhartha’s son Amartya Hegde.
The Congress leader is reportedly in talks with Siddhartha’s family for a possible marriage alliance.
Shivakumar met the family of VG Siddhartha for the prospective alliance between his elder daughter Aishwarya and Siddhartha’s son Amartya Hegde. Late Siddhartha was the son-in-law of India’s external affairs minister SM Krishna.
Earlier, Aishwarya was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in September in 2019, when her father DK Shivakumar in Tihar Jail over charges of money laundering.
For the uninitiated, Shivakumar and Krishna are considered to be family friends for the last two decades, the alliance might become the second high-profile affair in the political circles of Karnataka.
It is to be known that Cafe Coffee Day founder VG Siddhartha committed suicide by jumping into Netravathi river in Mangaluru in July 2019. Following the suicide of Siddhartha, rumours spread that he was under tremendous pressure to repay creditors amid piling debt.
Also, there were reports of him hiding undisclosed income from tax authorities made the news headlines.