Are Shital and Niraj still together? 'Indian Matchmaking' couple found love without Sima's help
While Sima was busy trying to find good matches, Shital took things into her own hands, and went ahead and found herself a man named Niraj Mehta
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK: While busy climbing atop the career ladder, Shital Patel never realized how time flew by, until one fine day it dawned upon her that she was closer to her 40s than 20s. This quickly stirred a panic within her, as he began worrying about missing out on having her own kids, and a family. So, without wasting any further time, Shital turned to 'Indian Matchmaker' fame matchmaker Sima Taparia for help.
During their first meeting, Shital made it very clear to Sima that she wasn't the one to settle down or compromise when it came to what she was looking for in her life partner. Craving for a partnership of equals, Shital had a long list of non-negotiable traits that her partner should possess, such as a good head of hair, tattoos, Gujrati man, ambition, etc. Though Sima aunty tried her best to get Shital to lower her expectations a little, Shital was adamant about getting what she wanted. So, Sima aunty matched her with Viral Kothari and Aparna Shewakramani’s cousin Avinash Shingwani. Viral's excessive talking and the lack of spark and physical attraction with Avinash forced Shital to reject both the men.
Though Shital did acknowledge that Sima Aunty was within the ballpark of what she wanted, so she urged the matchmaker to continue looking for men for her. While Sima was busy trying to find good matches, Shital took things into her own hands, and went ahead and found herself a man named Niraj Mehta. The Florida-based radiation oncologist was introduced to her through her sister, and the duo hit it off almost immediately.
Are Shital and Niraj from 'Indian Matchmaking' still together?
Shital called up Sima to share the good news and thanked her for setting things into motion. Shital then gushed over how "kind" and amazing her new beau was and declared that she had never been so love-struck in the past. Shital was especially happy about how open Niraj was about physical intimacy, and his thoughtful nature was just the cherry on the cake for her. The couple wrapped up 'Indian Matchmaking' Season 2 feeling lovestruck. So did the couple manage to make things work post-filming the Netflix show?
Well, based on Shital and Niraj's social media interactions, it looks like the couple is still going strong. Even though Shital declared that she was ready to move to Florida to be closer to Niraj, it looks like she hasn't made the move yet. Despite the long-distance relationship, Shital and Niraj appear to be in a happy and healthy relationship. We can't wait for more updates about the relationship from the lovely couple themselves.
'Indian Matchmaking' Season 2 is available for streaming on Netflix.