Balaji Telefilm's 'Pavitra Rishta' aired on Zee TV has been in the news ever since the creative team decided to take the 18 year generation leap.

Media has been flooded with reports about the young brigade of actors like Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi, Shruti Kanwar, Shakti Arora quitting the show. However, here we bring to you an exclusive update from the sets of Pavitra Rishta.

Reliable sources close to the show inform us that Rithvik Dhanjani aka Arjun, Asha Negi aka Purvi and Shruti Kanwar aka Ovi have changed their mind and will not quit Pavitra Rishta after the generation jump.

Sources inform that Rithivik, Asha and Shruti had informed the production house a month back that they are not keen on playing parents of grownup kids and hence wanted to quit the show. However, the production house has been trying to convince the actors and they have finally agreed to stay back in Pavitra Rishta. The story is soon expected to witness a 18 year generation leap wherein the protagonist Archana ( Ankita Lokhande) will be seen playing a double role.

When contacted, Rithvik, Asha and Shruti remained unavailable for comments.