The event was organised by the local real estate firm PP Savani Group.
“I feel extremely proud for organising such a mass wedding… my son Mitul and my uncle’s son Jay also got married during the ceremony,” said Mahesh Savani of Savani Group.
“Of these 236 girls, five were from Maharashtra, three from Rajasthan, one from Bihar and rest were from Gujarat.
During the kanyadaan, we gave them clothes, ornaments, utensils and five house appliances each,” he said.
The family had been organising such weddings for the last five years, he told media.
“I have now become a proud foster-father of 708 fatherless girls who were married off by my family in the last five years,” he said.