Nach Baliye 7: Karishma Tanna-Upen Patel, Shakti Arora-Neha Saxena, Rashami Desai-Nandish Sandhu will fight for the best Jodi title!

Nach Baliye 7, the most entertaining show will soon be aired on Star Plus. This show showcases the best dancing talent from Bollywood and TV – celebrities who dance with their partners or baliyes. We told you how the show would be co-hosted by TV stars Karan Patel and Rithvik Dhanjani. Finally, the makers of Nach Baliye 7 have selected their topmost jodis, who would be seen struggling hard to win the title. (Read: Nach Baliye 7: Rithvik Dhanjani and Karan Patel set to host the dance reality show (See pics)!)

Before the show could actually start there were rumours that the following celebrity couples  would be seen on Nach Baliye 7 – Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna, Shakti Arora and Neha Saxena, Aishwarya Sakhuja and Rohit Nag, Rashami Desai and Nandish Sandhu, among others.

Of these, a few have confirmed their presence on the show, including Jay Soni and Pooja Shah, Amruta Khanvilkar and Himmanshoo Malhotra, Upen-Karishma, Shakti-Neha. The show’s makers were trying hard to fetch the best couples of the television world. Karan Tacker-Krystle D’Souza and Iqbal Khan-Neha had also been approached.

Last year, Nach Baliye 6 included 11 best pairs and the makers demanded the same number for Nach Baliye 7. In fact, this time the dance reality show promises to be even more entertaining, as it is being produced by Ekta Kapoor. According to sources, Nach Baliye 7 will hit TV screens this weekend and from there, the entertainment cycle will begin.

While we already told you that Preity Zinta, Chetan Bhagat and Marzi Pestonji will be on the judges panel, we now bring you the final list of  Nach Baliye 7 contestant couples, who will battle it out for the coveted title. Take a look!

1. Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel

Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel

The Bigg Boss 8 contestants realised their never-ending love for each other in the most controversial house! The duo started together as friends and later their friendship turned into an amazing love story. Audiences loved this pair and wanted to see them together even after the show. Karishma and Upen are best defined as ‘UpMa’. We just hope they present their sizzling chemistry onscreen again with their dance moves!

2. Shakti Arora and Neha Saxena

Shakti Arora and Neha Saxena

Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi‘s Ranveer aka Shakti Arora is going to take part in Nach Baliye 7 with his beautiful baliye Neha Saxena. The duo also participated in a cookery show Rasoi Ki Rani which used to air on BIG Magic channel. Neha was also known for her popular role as Dhaani Ambar Raghuvanshi in Sajan Ghar Jaana Hai.

3. Rashami Desai and Nandish Sandhu

Rashami Desai and Nandish Sandhu

Nandish Sadhu and Rashami Desai met on the sets of Uttaran where Nandish played the role of Veer Singh Umed Singh Bundela. Soon, their off-screen chemistry turned into a sizzling hot love story in real life! Rashami and Nandish finally got married on February 12, 2012, and entered a new phase of life. But, unfortunately, the duo went through some bad times due to which their relationship suffered a lot. Now, they are back together in Nach Baliye 7.

4. Sangram Singh and Payal Rohatgi

Sangram Singh and Payal Rohatgi

Sangram Singh, wrestler of India, has appeared in various reality shows. He was seen on Bigg Boss, Survivor India, Sach Ka Saamna and many more. Payal Rohatgi was last seen in the Bigg Boss mad house where her sexy looks were enough to attract Rahul Mahajan’s attention. But it was Sangram who stole her heart for his simplicity. We just hope the couple matches up to each other’s level on the floor of dance!

5. Amruta Khanvilkar and Himmanshoo Malhotra


India’s Best Cine stars Ki Khoj was the platform where the couple met for the first time, and later got married. Amruta later became an actress in Bollywood and Marathi films (Phoonk, Natarang, Baaji), while Himmanshoo turned a TV actor. He was seen on shows like Airlines, Aapki Antara and Bhagonwali-Baante Apni Taqdeer.

6. Aishwarya Sakuja and Rohit Nag

How can we forget the famous bahu of the small screen – Toasty aka Aishwarya Sakhuja of Saas Bina Sasural? She also appeared in Main Naa Bhoolungi. It would be quite exciting to watch Aishwarya shake her hips along with her hubby Rohit Nag.

7. Sana Saeed and Dipesh Patel

Sana Saeed and Dipesh Patel

Sana Saeed, the little girl from Shah Rukh Khan’s Kuch Kuch Hota Hai has grown up! The once popular child star also showcased her amazing dancing talent on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6. She had done a supporting role in Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year and an item song in Fugly. We just hope audiences like Sana and her boyfriend Dipesh Patel.

8. Arpit Ranka and Nidhi 

Arpit Ranka and Nidhi

Arpit Ranka played the character of Duryodhana in Mahabharat and now he is coming Arpit will now be shaking a leg with his wifey Nidhi.

9. Jay Soni and Pooja Shah

 Jay Soni and Pooja Shah

Jay Soni made his debut in Sasural Genda Phool and since then became a well-known face of the small screen. After this serial, he hosted Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs in 2011, and was seen on Sanskaar – Dharohar Apno Ki in 2013-14. We hope that his idea of coming back to the small screen along with his wife Pooja Shah creates wonders for him!

The makers of Nach Baliye 7 are still finalising the list of contestants and need two more celeb couples for the show to begin. We wish all the contestants good luck and hope Nach Baliye 7 starts with #TOOMUCH entertainment! (Edited by Shweta Parande)