One of the most watched and loved TV reality shows down South, Bigg Boss 3 Telugu season 3 brought Rahul Sipligunj and Punarnavi Bhupalam very close, now both are good friends. Hosted by superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna, the season went on air on 21st July with 17 housemates. Rahul Sipligunj who lifted the Bigg Boss 3 Telugu Winner trophy and Rs 50 Lakhs Prinze money, is very close to his co-participant Punarnavi Bhupalam. The proof is here. Rahul Sipligunj took to his Instagram to share a pic of him with Punarnavi Bhupalam and said, “A stranger who became my real good friend and supported me in my entire journey of controversial reality show Bigg Boss 3 Telugu. “ The playback singer and Bigg Boss Winner Rahul Sipligunj added, “Punarnavi Bhupalam gave me memories to Cherish forever.”
Last month during the media interaction, Punarnavi Bhupalam opened up about her relationship with singer and participant Rahul Sipligunj and said, “Rahul is my best friend in the house. I shouldn’t have fought with him so much. That’s the biggest regret I have.” When she was asked about her name linked with Rahul Sipligunj by her fans on social media, she said, “It is a pure and strong friendship. I was not comfortable for the first few weeks. I used to scold him and ask him to stay away. I was worried how our friendship would be interpreted by the outside world.”
Both have clarified on their relationship on several occasions both inside and outside the Bigg Boss house. Recently Rahul also came in the support of Punarnavi Bhupalam when she was being trolled on Instagram, Rahul urged the fans to refrain from sending her abusive messages adding that her parents, too, are being affected by these derogatory messages. Rahul said to his fans that Punarnavi was one of his close and genuine friends.