Kriti Kharbanda Opens Up About Her Linkup Rumours With Pulkit Samrat, Says He Is Special To Me

From the moment Kriti Kharbanda and Pulkit Samrat's first movie, 'Veere Ki Wedding' has released, rumours about the duo dating had started. Recently, Kriti opened up about the same in an interview.


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Kriti Kharbanda Opens Up About Her Linkup Rumours With Pulkit Samrat, Says He Is Special To Me

Love is a special feeling and makes you want to do everything special for your partner. The unexplainable bond that you share with your love, the precious moments spent with them, memories that you create, everything becomes special and dear to your heart. Falling in love and finding your perfect match is a blissful feeling. From Saif Ali Khan-Kareena Kapoor Khan to Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma, Bollywood is filled with such exemplars. Their love stories are nothing less than a fairytale. (Recommended Read: Mandira Bedi Wants To Become A Mother Again, Reveals Her Wish Of Adopting A Baby Girl)

The moment a celebrity is spotted with his/her contemporary either on an evening stroll or casual outing, every gossip column is filled with their linkup speculations. Same has been the case with Fukrey star, Pulkit Samrat. From his broken marriage with Salman Khan’s rakhi sister, Shweta Rohira to his alleged relationship with Sanam Re co-star, Yami Gautam, Pulkit’s love life has always been in the spotlight and a matter of gossip for the public. And currently, if rumours are to be believed, Pulkit is dating his Veere Ki Wedding co-star, Kriti Kharbanda. The duo had met during the shooting of the film and became good friends. Soon after the shoot, they were spotted together on a casual outing at actor, Varun Sharma’s birthday bash, which started their linkup rumours.

pulkit samrat and kriti kharbanda

Kriti Kharbanda and Pulkit Samrat will be again sharing screen space together in the movie, Pagalpanti. In an interview with the IANS, Kriti opened up about the dating rumours with Pulkit Samrat and said, “Can you blame them (for spreading the rumours)? We look so hot together. We have such great chemistry and look so cute together. Anybody would guess that we are in a relationship. Pulkit is very special to me and will always be so."


Kriti was all praises of her ‘special person’, Pulkit Samrat during the interview. Although she didn’t accept her relationship with him but said that Pulkit is here to stay. She further added, “We even complete each other's sentences while talking. I know what he is thinking. We have connected so much and had a lot of conversation. I think we have come to a point where we don't need to say anything to each other. We both know what the other one is thinking. He has changed drastically in the last one year and I am in awe. I am so impressed with the way he carries himself, the way he conducts himself and the respect he has for his co-actors and seniors. I know he is a good person and he is here to stay."

pulkit and kriti

Pulkit Samrat and Kriti Kharbanda have featured together in the movie, Veere Ki Weeding and will next be seen as a pair in Anees Bazmee’s movie, Pagalpanti. And the duo will also feature in Bejoy Nambiar's upcoming movie, Taish. During the interview, Kriti gushed about rumoured beau, Pulkit, when asked about her working experience with him and revealed that she is fond of him. A gushing Kriti further added, “Working with Pulkit has been one of my most comfortable experiences. He is easy and doesn't have airs. He is spontaneous and I am like that, too. When you have a co-actor, who thinks exactly like you, it is fun to work with that person because then you improvise. As a person, I have always been fond of him. I look forward to going to work when he is on the set." (Suggested Read: Kareena Kapoor Khan Reveals If She Had Insecurities After Marrying Saif Or Giving Birth To Taimur)  

pulkit and kriti

On October 29, 2019, Kriti Kharbanda had celebrated her 31st birthday and to make it extra special, her rumoured beau, Pulkit Samrat had taken to his Instagram handle and posted a heartfelt birthday wish for her. He had shared a picture with Kriti and had written, “Happy Birthday Pretty Kharbanda!! @kriti.kharbanda. Here’s to many more crazy days, rickshaw rides, bowling face-offs, football matches and shooting stars!!” To this, Kriti had posted two sets of replies, “Hahahaha! There’s a reason I say you’re the best! Thank u so much! Time to do the happy dance dressed as minions! Only you’ll get that! U forgot mono deal contests and crazy #shallowgoals!! Again only you know what I mean!” The second one being, “Thanks a ton handsomest!!! U da best!”  

Pulkit and Kriti

To make his ladylove, Kriti’s birthday special and memorable for her, Pulkit had planned a surprise for her.  As reported by the Mumbai Mirror, Pulkit had taken Kriti to a newly opened plush seafood eatery as the actress loves it. A source had shared with the daily, “It was only when her friends and cousins turned up that Kriti realised that Pulkit had planned the dinner as a surprise for her.” The report had further stated that Kriti’s cousins had flown in from Bangalore for her birthday and to celebrate Bhai Dooj. Here are the pictures from Kriti’s surprise birthday party:     

Kriti birthday bash

Kriti birthday bash

Kriti birthday bash

In an interview with a leading daily, Pulkit Samrat had opened up about his linkup rumours with Kriti Kharbanda. He had shared, “Yami ke saath, Kriti ke saath... I don’t pay too much heed to these kinds of articles. They are part and parcel of the business. My affair is with one person — Varun Sharma. Nobody is writing about it — I’ve done two films with him! My focus is only on work. I would rather be written about for that.”


A March SpotboyE report had reported that Kriti Kharbanda has moved into Pulkit Samrat’s building. A source had shared with the Mumbai Mirror, “Kriti and Pulkit would hang out a lot together during the 58-day schedule of the film in London. They live in the same residential complex. She was charmed by his small but thoughtful gestures." Another update by the same daily had it that Pulkit always sends chocolate and flowers for Kriti, in her makeup room before she reaches work. A source had shared, “They have been offered some more projects together too and are presently shooting for a song for Pagalpanti in Mumbai. Whenever they are shooting together, Pulkit always makes sure to send chocolates or flowers over to Kriti’s makeup room before she has turned up at work.” (Do Read: Jasmin Bhasin Opens Up On Her Rumoured Relationship With Aly Goni, Says, 'We Are Good Friends')  

kriti and pulkit

Well, after such heartfelt revelation, we can’t wait for the official confirmation on Kriti and Pulkit’s relationship! 

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