Indian ‘Wedding’ delayed

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Sony Entertainment Television has been ordered by a Delhi court to postpone upcoming reality show “Shubh Vivah” (Auspicious Wedding) for at least four months.

Media consultant Anil Gupta claims the original idea of the show, under the title “Swayamvar,” was his. He also claimed he had approached Sony in 1998 with the original idea for the program, in which women short-list grooms from prospective candidates.

Sony last year announced reality show “Shubh Vivah,” with top Indian film actress Madhuri Dixit as host.

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