Tina Dabi, the UPSC topper and IAS officer from the 2016 batch, married IAS Officer Pradeep Gawande this week.
The wedding was said to have taken place in Jaipur, Rajasthan, with relatives and friends in attendance.
The newlyweds can be seen in all-white clothes on the big day in a wedding photo uploaded on the microblogging site Twitter.
In a simple ceremony, the couple exchanged garlands in front of a photograph of Dalit leader BR Ambedkar.
Tina Dabi announced her engagement on social media earlier this month. She commented on the photo-sharing platform Instagram, “I am wearing the smile you (PradeepGawande) gave me, fiance.”
Dr. Gawande proposed marriage to the couple during the COVID outbreak, according to reports.
Tina’s three-year senior, Pradeep Gawande, is an IAS Officer from the 2013 batch. According to the report, he is currently the Director, of Rajasthan Archeology and Museums.
Tina Dabi’s former marriage
Tina Dabi was formerly married to Athar Khan, an IAS officer. Tina declared her relationship through a social media post in 2016, and the couple has remained in the spotlight ever since. Athar Aamir Khan came in second place in the UPSC all-India test, which was topped by Tina Dabi.
Tina Dabi and Athar Aamir Khan married at Pahalgam, Jammu & Kashmir, in April 2018. They announced their split two years later ( in November 2020). After a court judgment in Jaipur, their divorce was finalized in August 2021.