Through a Facebook post on Tuesday. Sabarinadhan said he first met Divya in the capital city, and that after getting to know each other, he realised they shared several similarities in ideas, interests and outlook towards life.

The Congress legislator also revealed that the couple has the blessings of both families. The young leader ended the post by saying that the rest of the details including the wedding date would be revealed later.

Son of late Congress leader and former Speaker G Karthikeyan, Sabarinadhan took oath as the Aruvikkara MLA after winning the 2015 by-elections, becoming the youngest legislator of the 140-member Assembly in the then UDF government, led by Oommen Chandy.

He is a engineering graduate from CET, Thiruvananthapuram and has also completed his MBA from MDI, Gurgaon. He had worked with the Tata Group in Mumbai for several years

Divya has been in the news for her admirable work as the Thiruvananthapuram sub-collector and also for her singing prowess.