Asha Negi is replaced by Shafaq Naaz in Pavitra Rishta

Asha Negi, who is currently seen as Apeksha in Balaji Telefilms' Bade Achche Lagte Hain on Sony Entertainment Television, was intially finalized to play the lead character in Zee TV's Pavitra Rishta but as she is having trouble managing both the shows at the same time as Apeksha's character has been slowly building up to be an important one. Asha Negi is replaced by Shafaq Naaz. Shafaq was last seen in Star Plus' Bidaai.