Telugu actress and producer Niharika Konidela got engaged on 13 August (Thursday) to Chaitanya JV, a Hyderabad based techie. The function was held in a posh Hyderabad venue with close friends and family in attendance.
Actor Varun Tej, older brother of the actress, welcomed Chaitanya into the family with a social media update. The newly engaged couple sported colour-coordinated traditional outfits.
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Actor Ram Charan and wife Upasana Kamineni graced the occasion as well and Upasana greeted the new couple with a picture from the festivities on Instagram.
Ram Charan and Niharika are cousins.
Varun Tej and Niharika's father, popular actor and producer Nagendra Babu was also clicked at the event.
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Pics from @IamNiharikaK's Engagement with Chaitanya today at Hyderabad
Best Wishes to the Couple. pic.twitter.com/Bukx5l4b9k
" BARaju (@baraju_SuperHit) August 13, 2020
In the same batch of pictures, Allu Arjun, Sai Dharam Tej and Allu Sirish can be seen gracing their cousin's engagement ceremony.
Niharika went public with her relationship in June this year.
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A smile that'll light up the whole room, and hugs that feel like home. You are my happy place chay. Here's to the first of many! You deserve the best of everything! Happy birthday,love. ¤ï¸ @chaitanya_jv
A post shared by Niharika Konidela (@niharikakonidela) on Jul 26, 2020 at 1:23am PDT
The 26-year-old actress started her career in the entertainment industry with hosting shows and acting in web dramas. The niece of Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan (brothers of Nagendra Babu), Niharika has her own production house, the Pink Elephant Pictures, which has bankrolled her web shows Muddapappu Avakai, Nanna Koochi, and Madhouse. She started acting in movies with Oka Manasu that released in 2016 and was last seen in Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy.
On the other hand, Chaitanya JV is the son of a senior police officer in Andhra Pradesh and is currently employed in a Hyderabad based MNC.