Shaadi.com recently conducted a poll on its Facebook page for its members and fans to reveal the ‘5 Most Popular Weddings of 2011’. The respondent’s had to choose from a list of popular weddings that were solemnized in 2011. Out of the 6,750 Shaadi.com respondents, 78.3% ranked Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding as ‘The Most Popular Wedding of 2011’. This was followed by Imran Khan’s wedding to Avantika Malik, which ranked second with 49.7% votes.
The other three couples who made it to the list of ‘5 Most Popular Weddings of 2011’ include Mahesh Bhupathi and Lara Dutta (47.8%), Gautam Gambhir and Natasha Jain (40.8%) and the Holloywood hottie Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries (37.6%). Not only did Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding become the most popular wedding of 2011, but it was also the most expensive wedding of the year with 65% people believing so. Kim Kardashian’s wedding with Kris Humphries and Bhutan’s King, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck’s wedding with Jetsun Pema are some of the other expensive weddings of 2011, according to the poll.
The poll conducted on Shaadi.com’s Facebook page saw a participation of 1,500 fans. For results check the appendix below:
On Shaadi.com’s Facebook page, fans were also asked about their favorite eligible Bollywood Bachelor and Bachelorette. It comes as no surprise that Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif are still very popular with the masses. Salman Khan was chosen the most eligible Bollywood bachelor followed by Ranbir Kapoor and John Abraham. On the other hand, over 25,000 people on Shaadi.com’s Facebook page voted Katrina Kaif as the favorite Bachelorette of 2011 followed by Anushka Sharma who received 12,162 votes. Shaadi.com’s Facebook page engaged over 50,000 fans with the conducted poll.