Raqesh Bapat and Shamita Shetty met inside Bigg Boss OTT hosted by Karan Johar. Even Salman Khan hosted Bigg Boss 15 during Shamita’s era, Raqesh expressed his happiness and supported him from outside. Her fans love her chemistry and affectionately call her “ShaRa”. However, in a recent interview with Hindustan Times, Raqesh talked at length about his relationship with Shamita Shetty and called her a “dear friend”.
Speaking to Hindustan Times, Raqesh Bapat said that it is all about the energy that two people share. He added: “We are in a happy zone; she is a dear friend. Friendship has to be so strong that nothing else can affect it. She is a pure soul.” “I would not name it a relationship. It’s a bond,” he added. He later said that Shamita was the woman he respected.
A few days ago, Shamita Shetty and Raqesh Bapat were popped up in the city when they went out for dinner. For the dinner date, Shamita and Raqesh chose stylish outfits. Shamita opted for a lacey white tank top with blue denim jeans. Raqesh, on the other hand, was wearing a black shirt with light blue jeans and white shoes.
In addition, Raqesh and Shamita celebrated Holika Dahan together. He also sent a video to the fans wishing them a happy Holi. This video was posted by Raqesh on his Instagram handle. He had joined Shamita and her sister Shilpa Shetty Kandra at her place for Holika Dahan.