Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna’s crackling chemistry was seen in their recent outing, ‘Kirik Party’.  The movie released last year in December but even today, fans cannot stop going gaga about it. It has been quite some time now that speculation about their relationship has been going on. But Rakshit and Rashmika refused to admit it initially. But how long would they have kept their affair as a secret? In an interview with a leading daily, the couple have finally announced that they are very much in love and also would be exchanging rings next month that is on July 3. Also Read - I-T Raid at Kannada Actor Rashmika Mandanna's House

So those who are still in doubt, it’s true that Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna are getting engaged. In fact they have even sought approval from their families for the wedding. Speaking about how the couple got approval from their respective families Rashmika told TOI, “We were good friends. But somewhere along the way, the media started talking about us and there was a lot of speculation about our equation. Our families began to feel the pressure and it was then that my dad called Rakshit and asked him what was happening. Rakshit came home to explain the situation to my father. My parents told Rakshit that they were perfectly fine if he liked me and that they would be happy to give my hand to him.” (ALSO READ: Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi actors Smriti Khanna and Gautam Gupta get engaged!) Also Read - Tamilrockers: Rakshit Shetty's Avane Srimannarayana Leaked Online on Day 1 in All Languages

Confirming about the engagement that’s going to happen soon Rakshit Shetty told the leading daily, “It’s true that we will be sharing a life together. But above all, friendship is the crux of this relationship. My family, cousins from around the world and my closest friends are coming down for the engagement on July 3.” Rashmika’s mother Suman Mandanna revealed why the wedding will not happen soon after the lovebirds engagement. She said, “The wedding will not happen for another two years, as both have a slew of films and they intend to concentrate on their careers right now.” Also Read - Karan Johar to Produce Hindi Remake of Telugu Film ‘Dear Comrade’ Starring Vijay Deverakonda And Rashmika Mandanna Under Dharma Production

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We congratulate Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna and wish them all the love and luck!