After Indian Premier League founder Lalit Modi announced that he is currently dating former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen and the couple is planning to get married soon, a meme fest took over the internet.
Taking to Twitter, Mr Modi, 56, dropped a string of pictures with the ‘Main Hoon Naa‘actor, which he captioned, “Just back in London after a whirling global tour Maldives Sardinia with the families – not to mention my better-looking partner Sushmita Sen – a new beginning a new life finally. Over the moon. In love does not mean marriage, yet. “
Just back in london after a whirling global tour #maldives # sardinia with the families – not to mention my #better looking partner @ sushmitasen47 – a new beginning a new life finally. Over the moon. ???????????????????????????????????????? In love does not mean marriage YET. BUT ONE THAT For sure pic.twitter.com/WL8Hab3P6V
– Lalit Kumar Modi (@LalitKModi) July 14, 2022
The announcement made by the IPL Founder has left netizens with a mixed reaction. While some poured in wishes for the couple, others mocked them for their 10-year age gap.
Check out some hilarious fan reactions.
Eh .. guys .. is Sushmita Sen aware that she’s dating him?
– Abijit Ganguly (@AbijitG) July 15, 2022
I thought he is her father ???? https://t.co/m0BmpMeNYB
– Riā (@ windstorm2020) July 15, 2022
Heartiest Congratulations to both of you ???? ❤️
– Arav Chowdharry (@Aravchowdharry) July 14, 2022
Me- After ???? this pic pic.twitter.com/3uufrks7qm
– Priy Shankar (@imPriyS) July 14, 2022
IPL board: Modiji what’s the score?
Lalit Modi: Sushmita Sen! ✅
Btw heartful congratulations to the couple! ???? Cheers! ????
– Dhiraj Prasad (@ItsDhirajPrasad) July 14, 2022
Lalit Modi was previously married to Minal Sagrani, whom he married in October of 1991. They had two children together, a son Ruchir and a daughter Aliya.
Mr Modi is also a stepfather to Karima Sagrani, from Minal Sagrani’s first marriage. Unfortunately, Minal Sagrani lost her life to cancer in 2018.
On the other hand, Sushmita Sen was in a relationship with model Rohman Shawl, whom she met through Instagram in 2018. However, she broke up with him last year. She is a mother of two adopted daughters, Renee and Alisah.
The ‘Aankhen‘The actor was last seen in Disney + Hotstar’s Aarya Season 2, which gathered positive responses from the netizens. Sushmita Sen also recently announced that the production work for the third season of her crime thriller series’Aarya‘has already begun.
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