Last month, in August, former chief minister of Madhya Pradesh, Digvijaya Singh, tied the knot with television anchor Amrita Rai in Chennai.
The Indian Express reported that Singh, who is at present the Congress general secretary, is currently in the US. Rai was also unavailable for comments. She is on leave as informed by Rajya Sabha TV. Sources close to the couple and Rai's Facebook post confirmed the wedding.
In the year 2014, Singh and Rai had confirmed their relationship over tweets.
" She and her husband have already filed a mutual consent divorce case. Once that is decided we would formalise it," Singh's tweet mentioned.
" I have separated from my husband and we have filed a mutual consent divorce papers. After which I have decided to marry with Digvijaya Singh," Rai had tweeted.
Singh's wife passed away in 2013. He presently has four daughters and a son.
Amrita Rai on her Facebook post shared the news about her marriage:
Meanwhile, on Twitter a few parody accounts tweeted their reaction:
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