Bhubaneswar, May 1 (Odisha.in) Left arm spinner cricketer Pragyan Ojha is all set to tie the knot this month in a city hotel in his home state Orissa.
He will tie the knot with Karabee at Hotel Mayfair Lagoon in state capital Bhubaneswar May 16.
A post graduate in micro biology, Karabee is the eldest daughter of academician parents Kailash Chandra Baral and Chanchala Baral-a native of state’s Jagatsinghpur district. karabeen’s father and month both are working in Central University at Hyderabad as professor.
Ojha and Karabee first met a year ago in a public function and later they developed friendship. They decided to marry with the consent of their family members.
Born in Khordha near Bhubaneswar, Ojha began his career in cricket as a 13-year-old by becoming a member of the city’s Saheed Sporting Club.
He played many junior tournaments in the state for the club from 1996 to 2000. He had gone to Hyderabad for higher studies, but eventually became a promising cricketer.
His family lives in state capital Bhubaneswar. His father, Maheswar Ojha, works in the Orissa government and his mother, Bidulata, is a homemaker. His younger brother, Prateek, is in college in Hyderabad.
Pragyan, a member of the Deccan Chargers team in the Indian Premier League (IPL) hit the headline as a leading wicket-taker in the just concluded IPL III.
Pragyan has also played for the Andhra Pradesh Ranji team before he was selected as a member of the Deccan Chargers team. Pragyan is hosting his wedding party in the same hotel here May 19.