On September 17, Bunshun Online reported that former AKB48 member Minegishi Minami (28) is dating YouTuber group Tokai On Air's Tetsuya (27).
According to Bunshun Online, the two started dating in December of 2019. Since Tetsuya's activities are based in Aichi Prefecture's Okazaki City, the two had been in a long-distance relationship. According to persons concerned, Tetsuya proposed to Minegishi in winter of 2020 with a big diamond ring. Reportedly, Minegishi has accepted the proposal.
While Tetsuya's agency has denied the proposal, they confirmed that the two are dating. "We have heard that they are in a good relationship. It's a private matter, so please watch over them warmly," they said.
Similarly, Minegishi's agency stated, "While we generally leave private matters up to her, we have heard that they are in a good relationship."