Kannada film actor Chiranjeevi Sarja, who died on Sunday in a Bengaluru hospital following a cardiac arrest at the age of 39, had married his long-time girlfriend and actress Meghana (Meghna Raj) in May 2018. The duo had dated for about 10 years and the initial years of friendship had paved way for the marriage.
The couple loved spending time with each other and often posted adorable pictures on Instagram. The duo were also quite vocal about their love for each other.
In one such Instagram post, Meghana, sharing a picture of them together, revealed that Chiranjeevi Sarja was too perfect for her.
“Sometimes i wonder why? Why is this man so perfect... so perfect for me? And den de answer dawns... the imperfect jigsaw’s perfectt!,” (sic) she wrote.
After their official wedding ceremony, addressing the media, Meghana had said, "We have been friends for so long. And we have just got married. The feeling is very surreal."
Both Meghana Raj and Chiranjeevi Sarja come from prominent movie families. Chiranjeevi, who had made his debut in Kannada film industry, is the nephew of actor Arjun Sarja, who also attended the wedding. His brother is actor Dhruva Sarja.
Chiranjeevi and Dhruv are grandsons of veteran Kannada actor Shakti Prasad.
Meghana is the daughter of actor couple Sundar Raj and Pramila Joshai.