The friendship between Winnie Oh and Alli Bhandari began in Season 10 when Alli reminded Winnie of herself. Alli is Winnie's favorite student and they have a strong bond. However, Alli does not know that Winnie had an affair with her brother, Sav Bhandari.

Friendship History

Season 10

In Better Off Alone (1), Winnie tries to get her kids to settle down again, she walks into class and expects Alli to take her seat.

In Chasing Pavements (1), Winnie talks to Alli and welcomes her back to Degrassi. She later emails Alli a list of students who need help in Mathematics.

In Chasing Pavements (2), Winnie is seen telling the students to begin their tests. Later, Alli asks her how she went in the test and Winnie says that she hasn't gotten the scores yet. Later, Principal Simpson cheers because of how well the students did in their tests and tries to high-five Alli, who is too short to reach so he forgets the handshake. Alli then asks him that since she helped the students do well, that can they have their dance, but Simpson acts hesitant about allowing it. Then Winnie convinces him and Simpson gives up.

Season 11

In Dead and Gone (2), Winnie gives Alli a laptop loaded with programs and applications that would be helpful for Alli at the Spaulding Science's Program, where Winnie attend when she was younger.


Season 12

In Come As You Are (2), Winnie passes out sheets to Alli and the other juniors for them to log their co-op hours.