Salman Khan informs Raqesh Bapat has quit Bigg Boss 15 due to health issues; Shamita Shetty says ‘as soon as the going gets tough, he runs away’


Raqesh Bapat, who recently entered Bigg Boss 15, was taken out of the house last week for a few days due to health reasons. As soon as he went missing from the LIVE feed, fans started panicking about the actor. Several speculations and rumors revolving around the actor's health added to fans and friends getting stressed. While Bigg Boss said that Raqesh will be back in a few days after his medical treatment, Salman Khan, in the Weekend Ka Vaar episode, announced that the actor won't be returning to the show and has quit it permanently. 

Salman announced that no evictions would take place this week because two contestants are already out of the show. When Shamita inquired who the second contestant was, Salman took Raqesh's name and said the actor had quit the show on health grounds. He also confirmed that Raqesh would not be returning to the house again. 

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The news did not go down well with Shamira as she was seen getting upset and telling co-contestant Neha Bhasin, "He shouldn't have come, as soon as the going gets tough, he runs away. At least stand and fight. I knew anyways he's leaving as something was off. He knew he was going, he knew it and he didn't tell me."

For the unversed, Raqesh and Shamita met on Bigg Boss OTT and fell in love on the show. The couple made their relationship official on Bigg Boss 15

(Source: Colors TV)