- "I feel lucky to have found a life partner like her," Gautam said
- Gautam and Pankhuri co-starred in Suryaputra Karn
- The wedding will be held sometime during next year
Gautam and Pankhuri were rumoured to be dating for a while. "Yes, Pankhuri and I recently got engaged and I feel lucky to have found a life partner like her. We share the same wavelength and she has fit into my family perfectly," he told Bombay Times while the actress said, "We have taken the first step. The families have wholeheartedly welcomed our union. In Gautam, I have found the answer to all my dreams. I'm eagerly looking forward to the most important phase of my life."
The wedding date hasn't been finalised as of yet but according to them, it will held sometime during next year.
Gautam Rode, 40, is currently prepping for the release of his film Aksar 2, opposite Zarine Khan. He has also been part of shows like Baa Bahu Aur Baby, Lucky and Maha Kumbh: Ek Rahasaya. Meanwhile, Pankhuri Awasthy started her career with Yeh Hai Aashiqui and later played the lead role in Razia Sultan.