Farhan Akhtar, wife Adhuna to divorce after 16 years of being together

Farhan Akhtar, wife Adhuna have announced their separation after being married for 16 years.

Written by Sonup Sahadevan | Mumbai | Updated: January 23, 2016 11:35 am
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One of the best loved couples of Bollywood, Farhan Akhtar and his hair stylist wife Adhuna have announced their separation after being married for 16 years. In a statement issued through their publicist, the couple announced their decision to separate amicably and mutually.

“This is to announce that we, Adhuna and Farhan, have mutually and amicably decided to separate. Our children remain our priority and it is immensely important to us, as responsible parents, that they be protected from unwarranted speculation and public glare. We sincerely request that we are given the privacy that is required at this time to move forward in a dignified manner,” read the statement.

Farhan Akhtar and Adhuna dated each other for three years before tying the knot in 2000. They have two children named Shakya and Akira.

Adhuna is the co-owner of B Blunt chain of salon and merchandise.

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  1. P
    Jan 21, 2016 at 9:16 pm
    He is a hopeless actor to add to audience's miseries, he sings. Why do people allow him to croon, from what angle,he looks talented or has personality of actor, neith amir,sharik,saif look fit for big screen. They are fabricated by underworld people.
    1. R
      Jan 23, 2016 at 3:01 am
      Yes! he is your brother.
      1. D
        Jan 21, 2016 at 4:19 pm
        Now like Amir, this man will look for another Hindu target.
        1. G
          Jan 22, 2016 at 3:12 am
          Amir Khannum has set bad example...SRK and Salmaan are better
          1. M
            Madhava Murthy Bommathanahalli
            Jan 22, 2016 at 12:50 am
            Marriages of actors has become as simple as political allies,they marry, remain as couples for a few days,part and marry another.
            1. K
              kulaputra kulaputra
              Jan 23, 2016 at 12:25 am
              Certainly, Indian Muslim personal law allows it. If it contradicts the Quran, then it is a bit of a shame really
              1. M
                Me Marathi
                Jan 22, 2016 at 2:53 am
                These jihadis are on a special mission. Indians should awaken NOW !! Deport or evaporate these jihadi sc*ms.
                1. N
                  Nitish Nitish
                  Jan 21, 2016 at 11:42 pm
                  some times things may not work out but second marriage will always work out say the muslim
                  1. N
                    Nitish Nitish
                    Jan 21, 2016 at 4:15 pm
                    this is what happens when you marry a muslim..And I m sure this nachaniyan form bollywood will hunt down another hindu girl very soon and will dump her as well.Same on these hindu girls and their lose character
                    1. S
                      Shafted mohammed
                      Jan 21, 2016 at 9:53 pm
                      This is a common custom let it be Aamir nd other khans , I won't be surprised with shah rukh getting divorced and marrying someone else. I don't understand why separation is nescessary when Indian law allows you have four. I have three with option for fourth always there at my choice.
                      1. S
                        Sep 21, 2016 at 4:28 pm
                        jo bhi hai dnt tk quran in between nor ny religion to shld nt be involved thats it
                        1. S
                          S.Kiyanoosh, USA
                          Jan 21, 2016 at 2:55 pm
                          Very very sad indeed. Totally unexpected. Farhan should have learnt how it feels when the parents separate. Its a life long trauma. Now, they are inflicting the same psychological trauma to their innocent helpless children, for their own selfish interests. Cruel parents.
                          1. V
                            Jan 21, 2016 at 11:11 pm
                            How these actors/actresses separate after having 2-3 children and that too after 16 yrs,20 yrs , etc,Hrithik Roshan and now this Farhan Akhtar even Amir Khan divorced after 2 children , Dont they think of children --- How did these actor's wife pregnant for 9 months with each child -- didnt her husband love her when she became a mother --- I fail to understand , DONT ANYONE ASK THEM about their family life .... Dont they talk to friends ....
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