Television couple Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi on Saturday won season 6 of celebrity dance reality show Nach Baliye. The duo who are popular as Arjun and Purvi from serial Pavitra Rishta have given some spell-binding performances.
The winning couple was awarded the official trophy along with Rs35 lakh, a trip to Australia and a Renault Duster SUV.
While Rithvik jumped with joy, Asha shed tears of joy as they were announced the winners beating married couple Debina Bonnerjee and Gurmeet Choudhary. The top 2 couples have impressed fans and the judges with their awesome performances on the show.
"We had put in our best in every performance and had a clear goal of winning right from day one. However the competition was very tough and it only pushed us to try harder with every episode. Needless to say, this would have not been possible without my Baliye. The sweat and tears shed was all worth it," said Rithvik.
The winning choreographers Vibhav and Bhavana were awarded Rs5 lakh.
The show started with 11 couples initially and the other couples who were contesting for the trophy included Vinod-Raksha Thakur, and Ripudaman Handa-Shivangi Verma who were third and fourth on the show.
The finale was a grand extravaganza with performances by contestants and judges.
Actress Shilpa Shetty, who co-judges the show along with filmmaker Sajid Khan and choreographer Terence Lewis, performed a fabulous aerial act on Pani da rang from the film Vicky Donor, Ram chahe Leela from Goliyon Ki Rasleela...Ram-Leela and Dhating naach from Phata Poster Nikhla Hero.
Terrence put on a saucy act on Lahu my lag Gaya while Sajid performed on an amalgam of songs from his movies.
The finale also saw Shaadi Ke Side Effects stars Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar dance and attend to promote their film.
Check out some of Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi's awesome performances on the show: