Bengaluru: India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has announced his engagement to Serbian actress Natasa Stankovic and team captain Virat Kohli has reacted to the news.

Hardik, who is currently out of the Indian team due to an injury, took to Instagram to make the big announcement which took everyone by surprise including Kohli.

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“Congratulations H. What a pleasant surprise. Wish you guys great times ahead. God bless,” Kohli wrote on his Instagram account.

It was on January 1, 2020 that Hardik broke the news. He wrote on Instagram with a picture of himself and his fiancee, “Mai tera, Tu meri jaane, saara Hindustan. 01.01.2020 #engaged”.

The 26-year-old got engaged in Dubai. India cricketers and fans took to social media to congratulate Hardik.

Natasha had featured in Bigg Boss 8 reality show and was also seen in a song in Bollywood movie The Body. She also appeared in a son in Tamil flick Arima Nambi. In Nach Baliye reality dance show, she made it to the finals.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Mai tera, Tu meri jaane, saara Hindustan. 👫💍 01.01.2020 ❤️ #engaged

A post shared by Hardik Pandya (@hardikpandya93) on Jan 1, 2020 at 4:02am PST

Hardik last played for India in a T20I against South Africa in Bengaluru in September 2019. He is now named in India A squad for this month’s tour of New Zealand.

India will start the year 2020 with a three-T20I series against Sri Lanka. The opening match is in on January 5 in Guwahati.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Forever yes 🥰💍❤️ @hardikpandya93

A post shared by 🎀Nataša Stanković🎀 (@natasastankovic__) on Jan 1, 2020 at 4:42am PST