The connection between Shamita Shetty and Raqesh Bapat has been absolutely obvious from the initial few days of the show. The pair is always seen sharing hugs and kisses the whole day. They share a roller-coaster connection in the show. The duo was later asked about their relationship status, as they indicated that they are good friends.
She was questioned about her being named bossy as she did not wish Raqesh Bapat to talk to Divya Agarwal. The reason is that she is not in good words with Divya Agarwal. She was questioned that she want somebody as a connection or a puppet whom she can command. To this Shamita answered that she feels in putting her point forward. She shared that her commitment and trust are very important. Hence when she saw Raqesh chatting to Divya, she felt like her belief has been broken.
She was inquired about her relationship status with Raqesh Bapat, to which she responded that they are just friends. Raqesh also made it clear that they are just friends. Shamita also shared that she would never wish to strangle anyone in a relationship.
Shamita Shetty and Raqesh Bapat, have shaped a good connection in the house and they are seen relishing the time together in the house. Raqesh had initially chosen her as a connection and later Shamita again chose him for connection. In the past few episodes, it was seen that they had several ups and downs as Shamita was seen not chatting to him as he seen conversing with Divya. But they have settled their disagreements and are back together now.