Television actors Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma, who were all set to tie the knot this April, have postponed their wedding due to the ongoing coronavirus scare that has gripped the entire globe. Speaking to SpotboyE about the same, Kunal said, “For now we are just praying sab theek ho jaaye and will decide on anything after March 31.” On the other hand, Puja said, “We are giving it a second thought.” Also Read - Deepika Padukone's Hilarious Reply to Varun Dhawan's 'Nigh Suit' Will Make You go ROFL
Earlier, on Women’s Day, March 8, Puja took to Instagram to announce her wedding with Kunal Verma. Sharing a gorgeous picture along with her fiancé, she wrote a heartfelt note. She captioned it, “Big news on this Women’s Day I want to share this with all of you @kunalrverma u complete me. I have been a daughter a sister. A friend, a girlfriend and now finally going to be a wife. It’s time to be together forever. So are finally getting married. Need all of your best wishes ??” (sic) Also Read - Lovebirds Arjun Kapoor, Malaika Arora Spotted Together in Their Home Balcony During Janata Curfew
The couple fell in love on the set of Tujh Sang Preet Lagayi. he duo had been relationship for nine years and got engaged on August 16, 2017, after they got back together. The couple had parted their ways for a short period of time but as soon as they got back together, they decided to get engaged.
On a related note, on Sunday, Indians participated in voluntary lockdown to tackle the spread of deadly pandemic coronavirus. Several states and union territories are in a state of quarantine over high contagious virus spread. Over 340,000 people have been affected with over 400 people infected in India. As the coronavirus cases in the country crossed 400 with fresh cases being reported from Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, a number of state governments have on Sunday announced to impose complete lockdown in their states as part of the preventive measures.