KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 1 2013 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin attended the wedding reception of MIC President Datuk Seri G. Palanivel's son at the Berjaya Times Square here, Friday night.
Palanivel and his family members received Najib, his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, Muhyiddin and his wife Puan Sri Norainee Abdul Rahman upon their arrival.
Both leaders spent about an hour, mingling with the guests and congratulated the newly wedded couple, Shanmugavel, 33, (Palanivel's son) and his wife Juliet Jacob, 31.
More than 2,000 dignitaries and guests, including former MIC President Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu, and cabinet ministers attended the reception.
Shanmugavel, an architect, is the second among Palanivel's four children while Juliet works as a deejay at The Business Radio Station (BFM).
The couple tied the knot in Penang on Jan 23.