On Monday, 22 January 2024, Ram Mandir Pran Prathistha took place successfully. PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the temple and along with him, the entire nation celebrated the day. Around. The consecration ceremony was completed in the presence of more than 10,000 people.
Various delegates, VVIPs, sports stars, Bollywood stars, and singers attended the grand celebration. However, some invited stars did not mark their presence for some reason, and amid that, a video went viral in which a person who looked like Virat Kohli was mobbed by the public.
Virat Kohli Lookalike in Ram Mandir, Ayodhya
A video is surfing over the internet after the Ram Mandir consecration ceremony which is going viral on social media. In the video, a person who looked like Virat Kohli was spotted wearing the India men’s senior National team jersey and sunglasses.
The Virat Kohli lookalike even greeted the people and took selfies with the crowd pretending to be Virat Kohli. Initially, he clicked photographs with people but when the crowd increased he tried to escape from there. It was also seen in the viral video that his attempt to escape the spot was unsuccessful due to the crowd of people.
This was not the first time that someone lookalike Virat Kohli was spotted in any event. A boy named Kartik Sharma, a software Engineer of Haryana is widely known for his resemblance to Indian cricketer, Virat Kohli. However, there are anticipations that the boy in the viral video is Kartik Sharma but there are no confirmations to the news.
Why did Virat Kohli not attend the Ram Mandir ceremony?
A few days ago, a photo went viral on social media where Cricketer Virat Kohli and his wife & actress, Anushka Sharma were seen holding the invitation card for the Ram Mandir inauguration ceremony. The couple was invited to the Ram Mandir inauguration ceremony and since then the question has arisen if Virat Kohli will attend the grand ceremony or not.
Previously, it was stated that Virat and Anushka would attend the Ram Mandir inauguration ceremony but the couple did not attend the ceremony on 22 January. As per reports, the Indian cricket team was in Hyderabad for a practice session on 21 January ahead of the five-match Test series. However, Ravindra Jadeja being part of the upcoming match attended the Ram Mnadir ceremony.
Amid this, BCCI released a detailed statement that says that Virat Kohli has withdrawn his name from the first two Test matches due to some personal reasons and has also spoken to the team captain, Rohit Sharma, and team management about the same. The BCCI has urged the fans to not speculate anything.