Parineeti Chopra can’t stop laughing at potential matchmakers and advice givers on social media. A casual tweet about a ‘mysterious’ partner along with a picture and cricketer Hardik Pandya’s response to it has led to a flurry of activity on social media this week.
Now the pretty Bollywood actor has responded to all the hoopla around it by posting a video which talks of her ‘partner’. Teasing Twitterati, the actor said she was surprised how a picture with a catchy caption could get so many excited. Clarifying her position, she made it clear that her new partner was not a person but her new phone Xiaomi phone. The picture was part of the marketing campaign woven around the Flipkart-Xiaomi partnership.
Here’s what she said: “Wow guys, I didn’t know that a beautiful photo and one simple caption could demand an actual video. I guess, the picture was that amazing but now to clarify again, my perfect partner is my new phone from Xiaomi India...” She then takes about the brand, and not the cricketer.
For all those who are curious about the on going rumours. Here's the real story behind my new partner 😋😉 pic.twitter.com/QzmK5K4wI4
Now, here’s how the supposed love story unfolded. On September 1, Parineeti twitter a picture of a cycle parked by a fence in a verdant surrounding and captioned it (complete with hearts): The perfect trip with the most amazing partner ?? Love is in the air!!!”
To this, the dashing Indian all-rounder reacted asking if this was a start of another Bollywood and cricket link: “@ParineetiChopra Can I guess? I think this is a second Bollywood & Cricket link. :p Great click by the way.”