Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala: Rishi Karthikeyan and Lakshmi, A newly married couple from Kerala has trolled and bullied online for a romantic intimate post-wedding photoshoot pictures shared online. Photos are getting viral over time on social media.
Just married couple tied in marriage knot on September 16, 2020, but due to the ongoing Coronavirus situation, they were not able to celebrate their wedding day as they had planned. And now to celebrate their wedding and make it memorable, the couple decided to take a unique way and came up with the idea of a post-wedding photoshoot. After hired a photographer and the couple got it done at a beautiful location in Idukki’s tea gardens.
However, the new couple didn’t know that after sharing their intimate wedding photoshoot pics, they would end up becoming victims of online bullying. Their pictures were met with abuse, trolls and rude comments as social media users slammed the couple for posting pictures that were allegedly indecent and inappropriate. Lakshmi was hugely criticised for promoting nudity.
Speaking to media reporters, Rishi said, “Most wedding shoots are cliched, where the bride and the groom, wearing traditional veshti and saree, hold hands and walk around the temple. We wanted to do something different and decided to do a post-wedding shoot.“
“Both of us were very much clothed throughout the shoot. It is impossible not to be clothed as we were shooting outdoors, in a rather public place. That the photographer was able to capture aesthetic shots of us, is purely his creativity and camera skills. But most users, especially on Facebook, began moral policing me and my wife over the nature of the pictures,” — More words Rishi added.
In the photos, the couple, Rishi And Lakshmi duo can be seen wrapped in white sheets while playfully running, enjoying in the nature tea plantation. After posting these pictures, the couple was not only trolled online but also their neighbours and relatives too complained about the photos.
However, Rishi Karthikeyan and Lakshmi said that they are not deleting the photos from social media platforms.
Here are the Kerala Couple Intimate Post-Wedding Photoshoot Pictures: