Star Plus' popular show 'Saath Nibhana Saathiya', which has been ruling the TRP charts for around seven years now, is finally coming to an end now.
The news was confirmed by television actress Devoleena Bhattacharjee who plays the female lead Gopi Bahu in the daily soap.
While talking to Pinkvilla, Devoleena said, "I am not happy about the show going off air. It was 8 years long show where I have spent my 6 beautiful and successful years. It is indeed sad but I am grateful to each and everyone associated to the show from the channel to Rashmi mam to my whole crew members and not to forget my strength my Fans for being supportive. I am very proud of being a part of Saathiya. Its not just a show for me. Its a part of my life and the way my family, my friends are!! But again every journey ends, So it has too. Its a beatiful journey indeed with lots of love, caring, support and critics."
She further added, "Saathiya has created its own landmark and it will be remembered till years and years. Gopi bahu will live like Tulsi and Parvati. I wont be able to stop myself if I get chance to talk about saathiya. So ending up saying Thank you Saathiya!! And for my fans will come back soon with something new."
While she didn't reveal the reason behind the shows end, the media reports suggest that 'Saath Nibhana Saathiya' is being pulled off reportedly post a conflict between the show makers and the channels.
Earlier, Tanya Sharma, who plays the role of Meera in the show, too had expressed her emotions about 'Saath Nibhana Saathiya' going off air'.
Tanya, while talking to to ABP, said, "Saathiya' is finally ending, but will always stay in my memory. I have been exploring different shades in the same show. Meera was queen of her father Ahem, mom Gopi, sister Vidya, grandmother Kokila and husband Dharam' heart."
Talking about her experience, Tanya was all praises for the entire team of 'Saath Nibhana Saathiya' and said she is going to miss the show.
"It was a great experience working with the crew. I took breaks several times and made a comeback too. It was like a roller coaster. Every journey has to end some day. So, '...Saathiya' is ending and I'm sad. I'll be missing it, but where one journey ends another one starts. So, I'm also excited for my new journey," she added.
The daily soap which also features Mohammad Nazim in the lead, will reportedly wrap up on July 23.