Kannada actress Lakshmi Rai, who has acted Kannada movies like Valmiki, Snehana Preethina and Minchina Ota, was spotted having dinner with Indian Cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni at a laxurious hotel in Chennai. It is said that the Belgaum beauty describes the meeting as a friendly visit.
According to sources, Dhoni had come to Chennai to play the India-England test series. The actress had visited the hotel, where Dhoni was staying, but securities did not allow her to meet him. Later, she was allowed when Dhoni himself clarified that he had invited her.
Lakshmi said that it was a friendly meeting. There is nothing special about it. "Dhoni and I are friends. I don't see anything wrong in meeting up with him when he's in town," sources quote her saying.
It can be remembered that the pair was spotted in a Chennai hotel when Dhoni had visited Chennai to play Indian League matches. He had also attended her birthday party.