Rashmika Mandanna with Rakshit Shetty
A picture from Rakshit Shetty and Rashmika Mandanna's engagement.PR Handout

Rashmika Mandanna's mother Suman has broken her silence about her daughter's engagement with actor Rakshit Shetty being called off. She also said that the families are moving on from the break-up. Rashmika Mandanna and Rakshit Shetty engagement pics.

Speaking to BTV News, Suman Mandanna said, "We are disturbed and on the path to recovery. For every individual, his life comes first.... nobody likes to hurt each other and everybody should be happy..."

Suman Mandanna said that the concerned families had discussions and they have taken the decision mutually on ending the relationship. She highlighted that there was no point in holding on to the strained relationship which affects the careers of both the actors.

Sources have told The International Business Times that the families took the decision a month ago as the relationship was not working for multiple reasons.

"It is a difficult decision for both the actors, but they should take the tough call keeping their careers in mind. At this stage, both the families have advised them to focus on their work," the source tells us.

Rashmika Mandanna and Rakshit Shetty, who fell in love with each other on the sets of Kirik Party, got engaged on July 3, 2017. Indeed, the couple celebrated the first anniversary of their engagement a few months ago.

At the time of engagement, the couple had claimed that the marriage was not on the cards and it might happen only after two years.