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Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai: This actor quits Shivangi Joshi's show for this shocking reason!

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 19 March 2019, 11:21 IST

Star Plus' daily soap Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has been going on strong from the past many years. The storyline which previously focussed on Naitika (Karan and Akshara's (Hina Khan) love story took a leap after which the storyline focussed on their daughter Naira's (Shivangi Joshi) love angle with Kartik (played by Mohsin Khan). The show has been ruling the hearts of many and the proof of its success is its positioning week after week on the BARC TRP list.

The show hasbeen introducing various twists and turns and a shocking twist has come to light which says that a crucial actor will be bidding the show goodbye but the fans should keep calm as he isn't Mohsin. The actor who will be leaving the show is none other than Varun Toorkey who is seen in the show as Rishab who happens to be Naira’s childhood friend. He will no longer a part of the show.

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Akshara Naitik
Kartik Naira


Varun has entered the show to play the character of a friend who's come from abroad to help Naksh aka Shehzad Shaikh with the memory loss problem of Naira. The actor even confirmed the news to an entertainment portal and said, "I still have few days of shoot left. So I have no idea on how it will end. All I can say is that it is moving towards the end of my track."

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His entry in the show was brought up as a one-month cameo and the actor soon gained a lot of popularity. Varun, in the interview, also confirmed that he agreed to do the show because it has a huge popularity. Well now, he won't be seen playing his part in the show. Meanwhile, check out the pictures here:

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Stigmatise the damn stigma and then we can talk.

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I only went by the information available to me.

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Talking further about the same, the show has even introduced a spinoff of the show in the form of Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke starring Shaheer Sheikh and Rhea Sharma. The show has just begun and is receiving appreciation from the audience. For more updates about the show, stay tuned to us!

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First published: 19 March 2019, 10:59 IST