Kohli and Anushka were invited by the organizers.Image Credit source: Twitter
Monday 22nd January is going to be a very special and historic day for the entire country. After years of waiting, Ram Lala will be seated in his grand temple in Ayodhya. Ram Lala’s life will be consecrated on January 22 in the magnificent temple being built at the Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya. Many famous personalities from India and abroad are reaching Ayodhya to be a part of this big program. Many people have been invited by the organizer of the program, Ram Janmabhoomi Tirtha Trust, which also includes Team India’s star batsman Virat Kohli. Now news has come that Kohli will be a part of this program and for this he has got permission from BCCI.
Virat Kohli and his Bollywood star wife Anushka Sharma were invited by the organizers for the Pran Pratistha program at their home in Mumbai. Its picture also went viral on social media. Apart from Kohli, great batsman Sachin Tendulkar and former captain MS Dhoni have also been specially invited to be a part of this program. It is not clear at the moment whether both will participate in it or not.
Will go to Ayodhya in the middle of practice camp
Team India has to play a 5-match test series against England from next week. This series is to be held from 25th January but just before that there is a program of Pran Pratishtha in Ayodhya. In such a situation, questions were being raised whether Kohli would be able to participate in it? Now Cricbuzz report states that former Indian captain Kohli will be present in Ayodhya on January 22 and for this he has taken a day’s leave from the Indian board and team management, which he has apparently got.
Actually, for the preparations for the Test series, Team India will gather in Hyderabad from January 20, where a 4-day practice camp is being organized. In such a situation, Kohli had to take leave from this camp. It has been told in the report that Kohli will take part in the first day of practice on 21st January, then will be in Ayodhya on 22nd. After that he will join the team again from 23rd.
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Kohli is currently in Bengaluru with Team India, where the third and last T20 match is to be played against Afghanistan on Wednesday, January 17. After this match, all the players will return to their respective homes and after a break of two days, will assemble in Hyderabad on January 20. The first test is to be played in Hyderabad itself from 25th January.