Mumbai: Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has cancelled a Rs 34 crore luxury apartment in Mumbai which he has booked in the Omkar 1973 tower located in the Worli area of the megapolis. According to sources, Kohli is now looking to buy a penthouse in Mumbai’s western suburbs of Bandra and Versova.
Kohli recently leased a sea-view apartment in skyscraper Raheja Legend in Worli on the 40th floor for a monthly rental of Rs 15 lakh. The flat in the Raheja Legend has a carpet area of 2,675.07 sqft. Kohli had recently shared an image of the view from this apartment on his Twitter handle.
Where else would you wanna be when you have such a stunning view from home! ?♥️ pic.twitter.com/u4LfeXmQ11
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 8, 2018
According to the documents exclusively available to Sirf news, the cricketer had bought the 7,171-sqft sea-view apartment on the 35th floor of the under-construction tower C of this super-luxury project for Rs 34 crore. The project is being developed by Omkar Realtors & Developers.
Property consultant has been appointed by Piramal Fund Management to manage the sale of 70 apartments worth Rs 1,100 crore in Omkar 1973 project.
Piramal Fund Management had invested about Rs 1,400 crore in the project, which includes Rs 1,200 crore in debt and Rs 200 crore in equity. In 2015, it had announced the exit of its equity investment in Omkar 1973.
According to sources, other prominent celebrities who have bought apartments in this project are cricketer Yuvraj Singh who bought a flat for Rs 64 crore, followed by the DY Patil family at Rs 49.1 crore and Baba Kalyani of the Kalyani Group for Rs 21.3 crore.
Virat Kohli had sought rest after a two-month long South Africa tour in which India clinched the ODI and T20I series after losing the Test series 2-1.
Nowadays he is busy preparing for upcoming IPL. Virat will lead the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 11th season of Indian Premier League.