Naga Chaitanya and Samantha announced their separation with an Instagram post and their rift has left fans of the couple in shock. After four years of marriage, the couple decided to part ways and asked for privacy in their official statement. Samantha’s father Joseph Prabhu has also reportedly reacted to the ‘ChaySam’ spilt. According to a news portal, he stated that his mind has gone blank ever since he got to know about Naga Chaitanya and Samantha’s split. Joseph Prabhu has also reportedly stated that he hoped things would soon get better and he had even tried to convince Samantha to rethink her decision.
In a heartbreaking social media post, Naga Chaitanya had shared on Instagram, “To all our well wishers. After much deliberation and thought Sam 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. Thank you for your support.” Samantha had also shared a similar post on her social media handles.
Naga Chaitanya’s father Nagarjuna had also penned a note on Twitter that read, “With a heavy heart let me say this! Whatever happened between Sam and Chay is very unfortunate. What happens between a wife and husband is very personal. Sam and Chay, both are dear to me. My family will always cherish the moments spent with Sam and she will always be dear to us. May God bless them both with strength.”