Modi tweeted the photo saying, Captain of the Indian cricket team @imVkohli and noted actor @AnushkaSharma met PM @narendramodi this evening. The Prime Minister congratulated them on their wedding.
Virat and Anushka officially announced the news of their wedding on their respective social media accounts on December 11, ending days of suspense and fevered speculation by the media.
“Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. This beautiful day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well-wishers. Thank you for being such an important part of our journey,” Anushka and Virat wrote on their respective social media accounts alongside pictures of the wedding ceremony.
The couple will be hosting a reception in New Delhi for their relatives on December 21 at Hotel Taj Palace, which will be followed by another party for industry friends and cricketers in Mumbai on December 26.
Later in the month, the two will travel to South Africa where the Indian captain will prep for the upcoming series and Anushka will spend New Year's Eve with him.
Soon after, Anushka will return to Mumbai in the month of January to begin the next schedule of Anand L Rai's film with Shah Rukh Khan.
First Published: December 20, 2017, 8:48 PM IST