Television’s favourite couple Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya have bagged the Nach Baliye 8 trophy, leaving behind the other two finalists – Sanaya IraniMohit Sehgal and Sanam JoharAbigail Pande. The duo, who have a humongous fan base, have not only won due to popularity and the love showered by their fans but also the hard work that was put to get there. Aside trophy, the couple also took home a cash prize of Rs. 35 lakh along with a Hero Maestro and jewellery. Isn’t that exciting?

Divyanka and Vivek, who are popularly addressed as Divek by their fans, have decided to celebrate the win. The duo, who has been busy with shoots, have finally got some time to spend with their families and they are planning to celebrate this big day with them. An excited Vivek said, “The feeling still hasn’t sunk in yet so we really haven’t decided. But yes both of our families are here so we are planning to spend time with them and celebrate.” The lovely couple who has too many reasons to celebrate says not only their three-months hard work has paid off but the time spent together during the shoots has brought the couple (who’ve completed a year of their marriage) closer than before. Looks like, the show has promoted the couple’s relationship. “Yes, we have received a three-year promotion in our relationship as we got the opportunity to spend so much time together and learn so much about each other. We have grown together in this journey!” says Divyanka. (ALSO READ: Nach Baliye 8 winners Vivek Dahiya and Divyanka Tripathi thank and celebrate with their fans – watch videos)

Divek had seen lots of ups and down throughout the journey. From broken bones to controversies, they came a long way. Further speaking of their journey, Vivek said, “There are no regrets as it’s been a beautiful journey!” Adding to her hubby’s statement, Divyanka says, “We feel blessed for all the love our audience has bestowed upon us! They have really motivated us, supported us and brought the trophy home. This trophy and win belong to them!”

This much-loved couple can’t thank their fans enough. “We don’t know how to thank them as thank you a small word for all that they have done for us. We would love to meet each and every one of them in this lifetime to thank them for all that they have done for us,” said Vivek.

When we asked Divyanka about her future plans, she says, “I will be concentrating on Yeh Hai Mohabbatein for now.” Also speaking about Divek and Monaya’s fan-war, they say, “Fans are passionate about their actors and it’s a reality show so in the competition that’s bound to happen.” With this, we confirm that Divyanka is just like her character Ishita from her show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein in real life, isn’t she?”

When the duo was asked who their biggest competitor was, they both unanimously said, “We, were our own competition!” and they signed off.