Mr and Mrs Kulkarni were crowned India’s tallest couple by their country’s Limca Book of Records after they married in 1989. The family hoped to be named the world’s tallest couple by the Guinness Book of Records, until it emerged that Wayne and Laurie Hallquist, from Stockton, California, stand a combined inch taller at 13ft 4ins.
We were a little disheartened.Mr.Kulkarni said. It’s nice to have recognition when you live your life being so different. It ends up meaning something. But we’re excited about new prospects.’ he concludes.