Actor confirms break-up with long-time partner Ankita Lokhande but rubbishes reasons cited for separation
Ankita no alcoholic, I’m no womaniser: Sushant Rajput
05 May 2016 18:14 IST
It is official. Sushant Singh Rajput has broken up with long-time girlfriend Ankita Lokhande. While confirming reports about the breakup, the actor has rubbished the reasons cited for the breakup, saying he and Ankita Lokhande simply grew apart.
Neither she was an alcoholic nor I am a womaniser. People do Grow apart & its unfortunate. Period!!— Sushant S Rajput (@itsSSR) May 4, 2016
Tales of the rift between the couple first appeared when Ankita Lokhande tweeted that for the first time she had learned to fall in love with herself.
"So many years of education yet nobody ever taught me how to love myself and why it's so important" pic.twitter.com/AER7zCz4ZD— âÂÂ¤ï¸ÂÂAnkita lokhande (@anky1912) April 24, 2016
Since then various rumours about the breakup and the reasons for it have been doing the rounds.
Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita Lokhande met on their extremely popular TV show Pavitra Rishta. Soon their friendship blossomed into love. Their breakup comes as a surprise for die-hard fans as not too long ago it was widely rumoured that they were going to get married.
After leaving television for films, Sushant Singh Rajput has enjoyed a certain level of stardom in Bollywood while Ankita Lokhande is still to make it to the big screen. Sushant Singh Rajput will next be seen in the biopic MS Dhoni: The Untold Story.