Later this month, Tengku Mahkota Kelantan Tengku Muhammad Faiz Petra will be marrying Swedish woman Sofie Louise Johansson
According to Kelantan Palace ceremonial chief Dr Tengku Mohamed Faziharudean Tengku Feissal, the wedding ceremony will be a closed-door one on a moderate scale.
The royal wedding will be held in the evening on 19 April, Dr Tengku Mohamed said.
The closed-door wedding ceremony will be attended by Kelantan royalty and close friends of the prince, according to Bernama
The ceremony would begin with the marriage solemnisation followed by the royal couple sitting on the wedding dais and a royal banquet, Dr Tengku Mohamed said.
"The wedding ceremony will be attended by the Kelantan royalty and close friends of His Highness. Perhaps, after the wedding, His Highness will join events with the people to introduce his wife who he has known for a long time," he told Bernama.
The 45-year-old crown prince has ordered that any wedding gifts be channelled to welfare bodies in the state
"His Highness has also ordered that gifts in conjunction with the wedding be channelled to welfare bodies in Kelantan like Yayasan Orang Kurang Upaya, orphanages and old folks’ homes as well as the Malaysian Red Crescent Society," Dr Tengku Mohamed said.
His Highness seeks the prayers of the people that his marriage will go smoothly and receives the blessings of Allah until Jannah.
Sofie Louise Johansson, who is 33-year-old, has a degree in English and Sociology.