Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards engaged, says Perrie's mum

Zayn Malik

Perrie Edwards's mum has confirmed that One Direction's Zayn is engaged to the Little Mix star.

At the world premiere of the 1D movie This Is Us, Perrie wore a diamond engagement ring on her left hand.

And speaking to a radio station, Perrie's mum said the two got engaged at the weekend.

She said: "It's wonderful because Zayn is absolutely gorgeous. It's true they got engaged on Sunday and it's absolutely lovely."

The pair have been dating since December 2011 where they met on the X Factor.

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