Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 44

Please help me to solve this

Next, modify your print() call to print the encrypted message only and put it outside the for loop, so that the encrypted string is printed one time.
Despite my efforts, the message remains ‘’ You should print 'encrypted text:', encrypted_text after your for loop.‘’

Your code so far


/* User Editable Region */

text = 'Hello Zaira'
shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
encrypted_text = ''

for char in text.lower():
    if char == ' ':
        encrypted_text += char
    else:
        index = alphabet.find(char)
        new_index = (index + shift) % len(alphabet)
        encrypted_text += alphabet[new_index]
print('encrypted_text:', encrypted_text)

/* User Editable Region */

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Challenge Information:

Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 44

no need for _ in the output string

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I appreciate your assistance. I have finally figured it out

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