Here’s a bad news for all ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ fans, the lead actor of the show Karan Mehra aka Naitik Singhania has quit the show! Yes, you read that right, the actor has bid adieu to the tele-show after 7 long years due to serious health issues. Few months back, there were speculations which were doing rounds on social media saying that Karan Mehra has quit the show. The actor denied the reports so far, but finally the actor has put down his papers. Karan Mehra shot his last episode on June 10 post which his  Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai journey came to an end. He recently shared an emotional message for all his fans. ALSO READ: Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actors Rohan Mehra & Kanchi Singh dating each other!Also Read - TRP Report Week 46: Anupamaa Reigns Again, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Witnesses Minor Increase | Full List

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In the above video, Karan expressed his gratitude towards his millions fans for all the love which he received for the past seven years. Nisha Rawal, Karan Mehra’s wife also shared a video on her facebook page in which she shared about her hubby’s dedication towards his career and his memorable journey from Karan becoming Naitik.

According to latest report, a close source was quoted by Tellychakkar.com saying, “In the past, there have been reports of Karan leaving the show, but this time he is actually exiting from the series. Talks were on with the makers from quite some time. Karan’s doctor has advised him to look after his health and take rest or else he might have to face some fatal health issues in future. Thus, with a heavy heart, he has taken the call to finally bid goodbye to YRKKH.”

Meanwhile, in the upcoming episode of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, audience will soon witness Naitik (Karan Mehra) getting kidnapped as soon as he leaves his home for Nigeria for some urgent business assignment. Further Naman (Anshul Pandey) would accompany Naitik and both of them will get involved in an argument. The entire sequence will mark end of Naitik’s character in the show. Fans will surely miss the heartthrob Karan Mehra in the show.