Puja Banerjee Opens Up On Marrying Kunal Verma Amidst The Pandemic And Post-Marriage Changes

Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma had left everyone shocked when they had tied the knot in a court marriage amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Check out what the actress has to say about it!


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Puja Banerjee Opens Up On Marrying Kunal Verma Amidst The Pandemic And Post-Marriage Changes

The COVID-19 outbreak has paused our normal daily life. The microbe from Wuhan, China has spread all over the world and has made us all stay inside our homes. It has ruined everyone's plans and especially, the ones, who were all set to tie the knot in the month of April. Marriages in the times of quarantine seems a distant dream. But no social distancing can ever become a wall between a madly-in-love couple. And Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna fame co-stars, Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma are a perfect example of it. (Recommend Read: South Star, Ram Charan And Sister Sreeja's Unseen Twinning In Blue Picture Gives Major Sibling Goals)

For those who have no idea, Puja and Kunal were going to tie the knot on April 15, 2020. But with the coronavirus outbreak in the nation and the lockdown, the duo had cancelled all their ceremonies. But on the same day, Puja had shared a throwback picture with the love of her life, Kunal and had announced the news of her registered marriage, which had happened a month-and-a-half ago. 

Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma

Recently, in an interview with Pinkvilla, Puja shared the thought behind their decision and said, "We obviously wanted a grand affair. I was waiting for this day for ages, we really wanted to celebrate it, but the circumstances are such that we couldn't help it." She further added, "Actually, when we registered for marriage like a month ago, we considered the time we would need to go through the process as it takes time for marriage to get registered at court and we wanted to do it before I start working on my new show as later I wouldn't get the time. We finished the formalities before I started shooting and we were supposed to have a grand affair on April 15. Then, we pushed it to April 26 but the lockdown is just getting extended. Now, the scenario is such, we don't think things are going to normalise for months. So, we thought, let it be, celebrations can happen anytime. Just not the right time for it. So, right now, whatever money we have, we have been trying to help whoever we can reach out to." (Also Read: Ravi Dubey Shares A Hilarious Post For Wife, Sargun Mehta, Proves That He Is A 'Joru Ka Ghulam')

Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma

Puja also shared that she never thought she would be getting married in such circumstances, "I can't imagine. The wedding day was like my dream. I had planned everything. I was so excited. Starting from the venue, food selection, costume, jewellery, I was into it; we had paid in advance. We had done bookings and all. We had plans of having functions for three days, sangeet and everything but we had to cancel everything. We will celebrate once everything normalises."

Puja Banerjee and Kunal Verma

Puja also revealed the post-marriage changes and shared, "I haven't shifted as yet. But Kunal comes and meets me every day as our buildings are next to each other. He stays with his parents right now. I will shift properly once the lockdown is over. Once I shift and start living like a daughter-in-law, I might feel different. But yes, one difference is that I am wearing sindoor and everything, it feels different. I feel we have more rights and love for each other." (Don't Miss: Twinkle Khanna Had Predicted Her Future, Proves The 25 Year-Old Snippets Of Live Chat Shared By Her)

Well, we wish Puja and Kunal, happy life ahead once the lockdown gets over!

Cover and Images Courtesy: Puja Banerjee


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