For the last couple of days, social media was ablaze with news of all-rounder Shahid Afridi's eldest daughter Aqsa and young fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi getting engaged. Rumour had it that the apparent couple to be will exchange rings in few years after Aqsa's education will be completed.
While the news is yet to be confirmed by the families of Shahid or Shaheen Afridi, a sports journalist took to Twitter and corroborated that the two are indeed set to tie the knot.
"With permission from both families, I would like to clarify the engagement rumours between Shaheen Afridi and the daughter of Shahid Afridi," Ihtisham ul Haq tweeted, adding, "The proposal has been accepted; it is thought that a formal engagement will be done within two years, following the completion of her [Aqsa's] education."
The reason behind this tweet is to clarify the suspicion caused by social media. Respect to both families; please do await their own official announcements as they are currently in talks.I would like to request all individuals to respect their privacy during this auspicious time. https://t.co/65IRygDxUw— Ihtisham Ul Haq (@iihtishamm) March 6, 2021
The journalist went on to add, "The reason behind this tweet is to clarify the suspicion caused by social media. With respect to both families; please do await their own official announcements as they are currently in talks. I would like to request all individuals to respect their privacy during this auspicious time."
Aqsa, 19, and Shaheen, 20 will reportedly tie the knot in few years.
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