- "I didn't see any future for my character," Kanchi said
- She will shoot for the show till September
- Kanchi is dating her former co-star Rohan Mehra
Kanchi is dating Rohan Mehra, who earlier played Naksh in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. Rohan quit the show last year to participate in the reality show Bigg Boss 10. His co-star Karan Mehra, who featured as Naitik at the same time and was Rohan's co-contestant in Bigg Boss 10. Hina Khan, Akshara of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, also quit the show later.
After Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata, Kanchi now wishes to take up lead roles. "I'll always be indebted to producer Rajan Shahi, who launched me in the industry. I would like to play meaningful characters now and have decided to take up only lead roles," she told TOI. Kanchi also added that the decision of leaving the show was hers and she doesn't discuss her professional life with Rohan.