The newly-wed power couple Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli met the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday in New Delhi to extend wedding reception invitation.
"Virushka" 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.
Modi took to the microblogging site and posted a 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."
As soon as the photo hit the Internet, netizens came in full force to turn the photo into an overnight meme.
Kohli: Acche din kab aayenge?— Akshay Jain (@AkshayKatariyaa) December 20, 2017
Modi: RCB IPL kab jeetegi?
*Awkward Silence* pic.twitter.com/jYyGfNQhfa
India’s 3 favourite pass-times, Cricket, Politics and Bollywood summed up in a single pic.. pic.twitter.com/htoBMy1ZxE— The-Lying-Lama (@KyaUkhaadLega) December 20, 2017
Modi Ji : Shaadi mubarak— Pakchikpak Raja Babu (@HaramiParindey) December 20, 2017
Virat : thanks
Modi Ji : ab Vikas tum dono hi karoge
Virat : kya Modi ji aap bhi pic.twitter.com/mUlhnmweMB
India's hopes for 2019. pic.twitter.com/Yt0pCTrcb3— Silly Point 🏏 (@FarziCricketer) December 20, 2017
Aur beta pote ka muh kab dikha rahe ho? pic.twitter.com/LL7lxT6vp7— Ivan Mehta (@IndianIdle) December 20, 2017
Modi: Batting time kaunsi ball ka wait karte ho ?— The-Lying-Lama (@KyaUkhaadLega) December 20, 2017
Kohli: Flight wali...
Modi: Domestic ya International ? pic.twitter.com/FTaGyEfUl6
Virushkha handing over Black Money to PM Modi pic.twitter.com/u7ItR8OSxB— Dhaval Patel (@dhaval241086) December 20, 2017
Modi- Shaadi ki bahot bahot badhai— one tip one hand_ (@OneTipOneHand_) December 20, 2017
Virat- Thank you. Aur aapko gujarat jeetne ki bahot bahot badhai.
Modi- Bas century reh gayi ek seat se😥
Virat- Koi baat nahi,home ground pe century maar lete toh log zyada mazak udaate😭 pic.twitter.com/ngj9BFxLvw
“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.