It is reported that Kavya Madhavan was forced to agree for the second marriage due to family and friends pressure. Kavya had early stated that she wants to continue her acting and concentrate in writing. Kavya has plans to settle down after her second marriage.
Kavya Madhavan married Nishal Chandra in February 2009 at Kollur Mookambika Temple. Their wedding was a much hyped event at that time. After the wedding, Kavya went to Kuwait with her husband. One year later, Kavya came back and filed for divorce stating that she was mentally and physically tortured by her husband's family. She again filed a case for physical harassment against them. The case went on for about two years and later both the families compromised and went for a mutual divorce.
It was rumoured that Dileep was a reason for her divorce but later it subsided.