The flowers for the beautification had reportedly been brought from Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru, and Pune.
Reports suggested that special preparations had been made by the Hotel Maurya staff to ensure that the engagement ceremony goes smoothly. Aishwarya, 25, who is a management graduate, was flanked by her parents Chandrika and Purnima Rai and siblings during the ceremony.
Family members are friends of both the sides were present for the ceremony.
Tej Pratap Yadav engaged to Aishwarya Rai, see pictures
On Wednesday, Tej Pratap Yadav took to Twitter to express his feelings about his father's absence from the event. Aishwarya is the granddaughter of former chief minister Daroga Rai and daughter of former minister and six-time MLA Chandrika Rai.
Tej Pratap Yadav represents Mahua constituency in the Bihar Assembly and is the leader of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD). Rabri had also added that she is looking for a girl who refrains from visiting malls and theatres and that she should also be a home-maker.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who is admitted in AIIMS Delhi for treatment in judicial custody, watched the engagement ceremony of his elder son on television news channels even as his children chorused: "Miss you, Papa". "I am hopeful that he will be able to attend my wedding on May 12", said Tej Pratap soon after the ceremony.
Aishwarya's father is a former transport minister from Nitish Kumar's government between the years 2015 and 2017. However, he is expected to seek permission from the courts to allow him to attend the wedding.
Google Assistant to get six new voices
Maps will also be getting a new tab called "For You" that will be the home for recommendations the app the tailored just for you. And if you turn your phone over on the table, it automatically enters Do Not Disturb so you can focus on being present.