Actress Pooja who dazzled in Bala's Naan Kadavul is all set to marry her boyfriend Deepak Sanmuganathan next year. Deepak is a model and a fashion designer who is based in Sri Lanka. Deepak is reported to have proposed Pooja on his Birthday the 17th of October which was accepted by Pooja. Pooja Umashankar debuted in Kollywood with Jay Jay and went on act alongside Thala in Attagasam. She was personally invited home by Superstar after being impressed by her acting skills in Bala's Naan Kadavul.
Pooja's Manager has confirmed that the actress is engaged and Pooja had this to say to Deccan Chronicle "Deepak and I met at a common function and he proposed to me on October 17th, his birthday. I said yes. But, the marriage will take place only mid next year because I have few commitments to complete".