Alia Bhatt wears her wedding saree to the 69th National Film Awards in Delhi – WATCH

Alia Bhatt arrives in Delhi wearing her wedding saree to accept the National Film Award.

Alia Bhatt received her first National Film Award for Gangubai Kathiwadi. She split the award for Best Actress with Kriti Sanon, who won it for Mimi. Alia and her actor-husband Ranbir Kapoor flew to Delhi on October 17 to accept the prestigious award.

Several photos and videos of the actress were shared on social media. What drew netizens attention, though, was Alia’s saree. For the occasion, the actress wore her wedding saree. Ranbir, on the other hand, accompanied her in an all-black ensemble.


Alia looked stunning in an ivory Sabyasachi saree. She wore minimal makeup and styled her hair in a bun.

Alia previously revealed in an interview that she thinks the six yards to be the most comfortable clothing and hence made it her bridal wear.

While interacting with DD National at the red carpet of the event, Alia said, “Gratitude in my heart… Honored to receive my first National Award for Gangubai Kathiawadi and Special thanks to my director Sanjay Leela Bhansali.”

The National Film Awards winners were announced in August 2023. Alia posted a photo of herself recreating her Gangubai pose and a long letter to express her joy at earning the award.