The popular show “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” seems no less than a matrimonial service, if one could call it as. And why so? A look at its history and we have a lot of actors paired opposite to each other in the show, who actually fell in love in real life too. Take a look at these 5 reel life couples of ‘Yeh Rishta…’ who are dated each other in real life too:
1. Anshul Pandey and Priyanka UdhwaniAnshul Pandey and Priyanka Udhwani who paired opposite each other in the show as Naman and Karishma are dated in real life too. While exclusively talking to TOI, Anshul confessed his relationship. “Yes, we have been dating for over two years now,” said the actor.
“We fell in love on the sets of ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’. I realised it within no time that I had fallen for Priyanka. There’s never a dull moment with her. She keeps my life lively and happening, that is one thing that makes me fall in love with her all over again,” said Anshul.
2. Rishi Dev and Mohena Singh
Yeh Rishta’s Naksh and Keerti aka Rishi Dev and Mohena Singh are apparently seeing each other. The two are quite fond of each other and spend a lot of time together. A source further told SpotboyE that, “Their bond is becoming stronger by the day. The duo is more than ‘just friends’ now and everyone on the set is aware about their growing fondness for each other.”
Although Mohena and Rishi confessed that they are quite special for one another, they have maintained that they are ‘just friends’! Rishi was quoted by the website as saying, “Mohena is very special person, a great co-actor to work with and we are just good friends!” Mohena too, echoed the same. She said, “We have gotten pretty close… but just as good friends :-)”
3. Mohsin Khan and Shivangi Joshi
The lovely ‘KaIra’ a.k.a. the jodi of Karthik (Mohsin Khan) and Naira (Shivangi Joshi) are dating in real life which has now been confirmed by Mohsin himself. Mohsin confirmed the news to a leading tabloid and said, “Several theories have been doing the rounds, including our link-up, but we didn’t allow it to affect our friendship or work. In fact, there was nothing to talk about initially, since we were just friends. Our friendship graduated to love only recently; it’s just been a month-and-a-half. We rang in the New Year with my family. Funnily, we haven’t gone out on an official date yet, owing to our erratic schedule.”
“I haven’t really thought about it. I guess it’s her innocence. We are still exploring each other. It has been a long friendship and a beautiful journey, which has now blossomed into love,” added Mohsin.
4. Rohan Mehra And Kanchi Singh
The handsome and the good looking actor Rohan Mehra, who is playing the role of Naksh Singhaniya in “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai” is dating his on-screen cousin Gayu aka Kanchi Singh. The couple are madly in love and often shares lovey dovey pictures of each others on their social media accounts. Rohan had confessed his love for co-star Kanchi Singh right before entering the controversial reality show, Bigg Boss. The two have been going steady since then.
5. Lata Sabharwal and Sanjeev Seth
Sanjeev Seth and Lata Sabharwal portray the happily married couple on their show, “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai”. And, they are a couple in real-life too. The couple met on the set of Yeh Rishta and got married off screen as well. Lata said that, “I am lucky to get husband like Sanjeev and must thank to the Rajan sir who brought us together by casting us in ‘Yeh Rishta….’. Sanjeev is loving husband and it feels great to be married to him”. For the first time couple acted together in a movie “Qasam Se Qasam Se”.