Samantha Akkineni and Naga Chaitanya have been in the news for the past couple of weeks for the alleged separation rumours which came into the picture when Samantha removed her surname Akkineni from all her social media handles.
The couple has finally confirmed their divorce through an Instagram post, which read, ”To all our well-wishers. After much deliberation and thought Chay and I have decided to part ways as husband and wife to pursue our own paths. We are fortunate to have a friendship of over a decade that was the very core of our relationship which we believe will always hold a special bond between us. We request our fans, well-wishers and the media to support us during this difficult time and give us the privacy we need to move on Thanking you for your support.
Nagarjuna Akkineni took to Twitter after the news of the separation and called it ‘an unfortunate split‘ and talked about how Sam will always be dear to him and his family. An inside source revealed how Samantha was offered a total of 300 crores as alimony from Naga Chaitanya which she promptly refused. The source also revealed, ‘Samantha, who is heartbroken and distraught, only needed love and companionship from this marriage and now that it is over, she doesn’t need anything else from it‘.
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