Shahid Kapoor shares thoughts on ex Priyanka Chopra’s engagement


Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas finally made their engagement official this past weekend and fellow celebrities, friends and fans congratulated the happy couple and wished them all the best for their upcoming journey. Shahid Kapoor who was rumoured to have dated Priyanka in the late 2000s, following his breakup with Kareena Kapoor, was queried about his thoughts on her engagement while promoting his upcoming film Batti Gul Meter Chalu.

On Priyanka’s engagement, Shahid said, “Many, many congratulations to Priyanka and Nick. Marriage is a beautiful thing, I can say that from my experience and I wish her all the best,” said Shahid who married Delhi-based Mira Rajput in 2015. The couple have a daughter Mira together and are expecting their second child. Shahid has often spoken about wife Mira and how she has brought stability and love to his life.

Shahid and Priyanka have previously shared screen space in two films, Kaminey (2009) and Teri Meri Kahani (2012). They also made an appearance together on an episode of Karan Johar’s show, Koffee With Karan.

Priyanka got engaged to America singer Nick Jonas according to Hindu tradition in Mumbai on Saturday. The intimate ceremony was followed by an engagement bash in the evening in which several Bollywood celebrities were in attendance. According to reports, the couple is expected to tie the knot in October in Los Angeles.