Priyanka Chopra on Saturday finally came out in the open on her relationship with Nick Jonas as the couple got engaged in a traditional Hindu ritual in Mumbai.
Taking to Instagram Priyanka made the announcement in style as she posted a cute photo of herself with Nick with a caption, “Taken.. With all my heart and soul..”
Her subsequent Instagram post had more photos of the engagement. The caption read, “The only way to do this… with Family and God. Thank you all for your wishes and blessings.”
No sooner did she post the photo on Instagram, several Bollywood artists began to congratulate her on her engagement. Hritik Roshan wrote, “Huge Congratulations.” Actor Ranveer Singh commented, “Kya Baat Hai..Huge congratulations.” Among others who congratulated Priyanka on Instagram included Shilpa Shetty, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sonam Kapoor.
Priyanka and Nick also trended on Twitter, where an overwhelming majority of users hailed her for being a true brand ambassador of India by following Hindu rituals for her engagement. One user wrote, “While other celebs promote wedding in other countries like anushka virat , neha angad and dp ranveer .. priyanka brought her american boyfrnd to india ? this shows her true indian heart no matter wtv ppl say she is always gonna be indian at heart.”
Another user wrote, “We have criticised her US move, her clothes choices, her boldness. Let’s take this moment to appreciate that while our very own Bollywood celebraties are flying to Europe for their weddings, PC brought Nick in India to get married with full hindu rituals.”
Priyanka has been rumoured to be dating Nick for quite some time. The Quantico actor has never spoken about her relationship until she turned up for an engagement reception for Akash Ambani, the son of India’s richest businessman, Mukesh Ambani, with Nick. She was recently spotted hiding her engagement ring after arriving at an Indian airport.