Poonam Singh

Janhvi Kapoor has officially acknowledged her romance with Shikhar Pahariya, confirming their relationship after dating for some time. 

At the screening of her father Boney Kapoor's latest production, ‘Maidaan,’ in Mumbai, Janhvi donned an elegant all-white pant-suit, accessorized with a customized necklace bearing her boyfriend's nickname, "Shikhu." 

This public display of affection marks the first time that Janhvi has openly embraced her relationship with Shikhar.

During the event, Janhvi's fans were quick to notice the personalized accessory, sparking discussions on social media about her affectionate gesture towards Shikhar. 

As a paparazzo shared Janhvi's video from the screening, a fan commented, "Her necklace ??? Is that shiku??" Another added, "The name on the necklace."

Previously, during an episode of ‘Koffee With Karan,’ Janhvi inadvertently revealed Shikhar as one of the three individuals on her speed-dial list, indicating the significance of their bond.

Boney Kapoor, Janhvi's father, also affirmed the relationship in a recent interview, expressing his fondness for Shikhar and acknowledging his consistent presence in their lives. 

He was quoted saying to a news portal, "I love him (Shikhar) and in fact, in between, a couple of years back Janhvi was not seeing him but I was still friendly to him. I was convinced he could never be an ex. He’ll be around. When any person is there for you in any capacity whether it’s for me, whether it’s for Janhvi, whether it’s for Arjun, he is friendly to all