"Geetha Govindam" fame Rashmika is tangled in mess of engagement with Rakshit Shetty.
After media widely reported about her breakup with him, the Kannada star and director has made a lengthy clarification on his Facebook.
The director who had acted with her in Kannada super hit movie 'Kirik Party', which was Rashmika's debut film has stated that all that is coming out in media 'need not to be true'.
The duo got engaged at a ceremony took place in Madikeri in Karnataka last year.
It is not a secret that they called off their engagement due to compatibility issues between them. It was Rashmika who leaked the information to an English daily.
But Rakshit Shetty's latest Facebook post he asked all to stop judging her. He is still protecting her and says don't treat her as "villain."
"You all have formed opinions about Rashmika. I don’t blame any of you because that’s how it is projected. Everyone of us believe what we see and what is said. But it need not be true.
"Most of the time we come to a conclusion without even thinking from another perspective. I have known Rashmika for more than two years and I have known her better than any of you.
"There are many factors which are acting here. Please stop judging her. Please let her be in peace. I hope everything comes to a conclusion soon and you all will know the reality," he posted.
Rashmika will next be seen opposite Nani in "Devadas".