Ankita Lokhande won many hearts with her stint on the show, Bigg Boss 17. The actress, who rose to fame with her role as ‘Archana’ on the show, Pavitra Rishta, has now earned a huge fanbase with her game inside the BB house. For the unversed, Ankita became the third runner-up of Bigg Boss 17, and her eviction was a shocker for her fans as they were hoping for the actress to bag the winning trophy.
Ankita Lokhande reflects on her BB17 journey
On January 30, 2024, Ankita Lokhande took to her X handle and shared a video of herself, showcasing her journey inside the BB house. From cheering for other co-contestants to showing her compassion towards them and standing for her friends, the actress indeed made many bonds during her stint on the show. Now, Ankita reflected on her journey and penned a long note to thank her supporters and fans. Her note can be read as:
“Ek journey jo shuru hui thi Pavitra Rishta se, ab aur bhi zyada yaadgaar bann gayi ‘Rishton Wali Ladki’ ke pehechaan se! Mere liye haar ya jeet utni matter nahi karti, jitna aapka support karta hai aur aapke hi pyaar ne yaha tak pohochaya hai.”
Further in her note, Ankita mentioned that though she didn’t win the show, she won the love of her fans. She thanked her fans for standing by her through thick and thin and not giving up on her, no matter what the situation was. The actress thanked Salman Khan for being a cheerleader for her and expressed her gratitude towards the makers who gave her the golden opportunity. Ankita added:
“Of course, there were ups and downs…few left, few stayed, but you guys stood by! Thank you so much to each and every one of you for supporting & loving me. All the #AnkuHolics, thank you is a very short word for the efforts and love y’all poured in, but a virtual jhappi for you guys. Special thanks to @BeingSalmanKhan for your sweet words. Thank you @EndemolShineIND, @ColorsTV @JioCinema app for giving me this special chance.”
Watch the video here.
Ankita Lokhande’s journey on Bigg Boss 17
Ankita Lokhande entered the BB17 house with her husband, Vicky Jain. While the couple focused on their individual game, their relationship went for a toss during the show. Ankita and Vicky had many ugly fights inside the BB house, and the situation became so bad that the duo even mentioned the idea of getting a divorce from one another. However, during the finale week, Vicky bowed down in front of Ankita and apologised for his mistakes, and the duo mended their relationship.
Vicky Jain’s heart-touching note for Ankita Lokhande after her eviction
On January 29, 2024, Vicky Jain shared a collaborative post with Ankita Lokhande on his IG handle, which featured some photos of them from the grand finale of Bigg Boss 17. While the pictures melted our hearts in no time, it was Vicky’s heartfelt note for Ankita that left us in awe. Alongside the photos, Vicky penned a heart-touching note for his wife and mentioned how Ankita made him and their families proud. His note could be read as:
“Ankita, you did the Jains’ and the Lokhandes’ proud! Be it the way you played the game or the way you did not give up, harr cheez mai you were the best and I’m sure saare tumhare saare fans, friends, sab proud honge tumhare liye.”
What are your views on Ankita Lokhande’s note about her journey on Bigg Boss 17?