Couple Sets World Record With 126 Bridesmaids

Sri Lankan couple Nisansala and Nalin tied the knot on Friday in a world-record-breaking ceremony.
The pair beat the previous Guinness World Record holder for most number of bridesmaids at a wedding ceremony with a whopping 126 'maids. According to Reuters, the previous record was 96 bridesmaids at a wedding in Thailand.
Champi Siriwardana -- one of Sri Lanka's leading wedding planners and dress designers (who also happens to be Nisansala's sister-in-law) -- came up with the idea to try to break the world record.
Twenty-five groomsmen, 20 page boys and and 23 flower girls and even First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa were in attendance at Nisansala and Nalin's Big Day.

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