Yes, he is the same priest that was spotted at the airport last night with Anushka's family. Anushka and Virat have been in a relationship for quite sometime, and had early on chose to keep it discreet, until they made the public announcement of their relationship. While Anushka's spokesperson has denied the news, it did not stop fans, reporters, and publications from their endless speculations.
As soon as they arrived at the airport, the family was hounded by the paparazzi.
Incidentally, a picture of Virat and Anushka posing with him in Uttarakhand past year began doing the rounds on the internet, sparking rumours that they were set to take their relationship to the next level. However, it turned out to be a false alarm. The power couple is reportedly set to tie the knot in Milan on Dec 12, with the functions starting from December 9.
Maharaj Anant Baba, who was also present in Sri Lanka, zeroed in on a December wedding. Virat Kohli refers to Anushka Sharma as "Nushki".
Rumours about their marriage started doing the rounds soon after Virat made a decision to pull out of India-Sri Lanka ODI series commencing from December 11.
According to sources, Virat Kohli's close family and friends have already booked their tickets to Milan.
It's the CK Nayudu U-23 semi-final game and no coach would apply for leave during such a crucial match, thus adding more fuel to the speculations that Virat and Anushka are indeed going to get married. Anushka was also seen at the family court in Bandra along with her advocate to pick up the necessary forms for the court marriage.