Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli engagement: Virat denies rumours, says couple won't hide such news

FP Staff

Dec 29, 2016 21:32:27 IST

Amid growing speculation that Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were getting engaged on 1 January 2017, the cricketer took to Twitter to deny the rumours.

Anushka re-tweeted Virat's messages from her handle as well.

Anushka and Virat are currently in Dehrahun, Uttarakhand, where Sharma's maternal side of the family based. They are planning to ring in their New Year in the hill-station, reports claim.

And this was what got the rumour mills buzzin'.

Several reports, including NDTV and Indian Express, claimed that there's going to be an engagement between the actress and cricketer on 1 January.

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Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma. Firstpost Image.

Indian Express even published a picture of Sharma performing rituals in Dehradun, while Deccan Chronicle stated that the Bachchans and the Ambanis would be present at their alleged engagement.

However, when Firstpost reached out to Yash Raj Films, a representative denied the news, stating that there were no such plans. The Indian cricket team are on a 25-day break at the moment, ahead of their series with England.

The couple has been spotted around Uttarakhand and chief minister Harish Rawat also welcomed them in a tweet.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli began dating in 2013, and they went public with their romance in 2015. Watch this space for more updates, meanwhile this is what the duo recently posted on their Instagram accounts.

In the end, It's all about cherishing the simple things in life 😇❤️#nature

A video posted by AnushkaSharma1588 (@anushkasharma) on

Merry Christmas everyone 🌲🌲. Have a good day 👍😊 A photo posted by Virat Kohli (@virat.kohli) on

Updated Date: Dec 30, 2016 12:25:15 IST