Bollywood celebrities congratulate Yuzvendra Chahal and Dhanashree Verma on their engagement
The pair recently shared pictures from their roka engagement ceremony
Floods of congratulations messages have poured through as the Indian cricketer, Yuzvendra Chahal announced his engagement to Dhanashree Verma on August 8. Chalal made the announcement on social media, and posted a picture of the two followed by the caption, “We said “Yes” along with our families #rokaceremony”.
The pair were dressed in traditional Indian clothing for their roka ceremony. Yuzvendra wore a beige kurta whilst Dhanashree wore a beautiful lilac lengha. Roka is a very significant part of Indian weddings as it marks the official engagement and union of the two sides of the family involved. The pair spent the day with family, and exchanged gifts as part of the ceremony.
Dhanshree Verma is a Bollywood dance choreographer and makes videos on Youtube. She has 1,560,000 million subscribers on her channel.
Some of the notable celebrities who wished the couple well include actor Ranveer Singh, who congratulated the couple by saying “Congratulations bro”.
Actress Saiyami Kher commented on the Instagram post with a simple “Congratulations”.
English cricketer Danielle Wyatt wished Chahal on Instagram writing, “Congrats yuziiio” followed by a smiley emoji.
Actor Aryan Babbar, Sabiq Saleem, director Mukesh Chhabra, singer Guru Randhawa and actress Krystle D’Souza were only a few of the many Bollywood figures to wish the newly engaged couple well.
In terms of Chahal’s future in cricket, he is set to team up with the Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bengaluru, before playing in the Indian Premier League which will take place in the UAE. The IPL will take place from September 19 to November 10. All of the matches will be held under secure conditions, all of which abide by current rules set in place due to the recent coronavirus outbreak.