Kerala wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson has been in news for various reasons apart from his cricket. However, the 23-year-old cricketer took to Instagram to announce his engagement and date of marriage to his college classmate in December this year.
Sanju Samson, who is seen in the picture with his fiancé Charu, wrote in his Insta post,” ...11.11 p.m. on 22nd August 2013 was when I sent a 'Hi' to her. From that day till now, almost five years I have waited to put a picture with her and tell the world that I am in love with this special girl. “
11:11 pm on 22nd August 2013 it was when I sent a Hi to her☺️ From that day till now,almost 5 years I have waited to put a picture with her,and tell the world that I am in love with this special girl ???????????? We spent time together,but couldn't walk together publicly...???? But from today we can☺️thanks a lot to both of our parents for agreeing to this happily ????????☺️ Feeling and always felt really happy and blessed to have someone special like you with me CHARU???? I would request everyone to bless us from your heart and greet us with a smile...!! #officiallytogether ☺️???????? #CHANJU☺️
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"We spent time together, but couldn't walk together publicly. But from today we can. Thanks a lot to our parents for agreeing to this happily," Samson added.
"Both were classmates at the Mar Ivanios College here. The marriage has been fixed with the blessings of both the families," said Charu's father B. Ramesh Kumar to IANS.
Sanju Samson is known for his exploits in IPL for Rajasthan Royals and for playing a solitary T20I for India.
(with IANS inputs)