The rumours about the split of Bollywood’s most gorgeous couples, Mehr Jesia and Arjun Rampal have been doing rounds for quite some time now. However, putting all speculations to rest, the couple has released a statement informing the world of their separation.
Arjun Rampal and Mehr Rampal who have been married for 20 years, have decided to go their own separate ways. They had gotten married in 1998 and they have two daughters, Mahikaa (16) and Myra (13). They have mutually agreed to go separate ways.
Mehr Jesia is a former Miss India and an Indian supermodel. She started her career in 1980s, and won the Femina Miss India 1986. Soon she became a part of the first generation of Indian supermodels like Madhu Sapre, Feroze Gujral, Shyamolie Verma and Anna Bredmeyer.
The couple- Mehr and Arjun Rampal have not clarified that they have filed for a legal separation or not but they plan to be there for each other as well as their daughters. The sources close to Mehr Rampal says that the couple has chosen different paths for their life.
Arjun Rampal, 45, and Mehr Jesia, 47 announced their separation via a joint statement, “After a 20-year-long beautiful journey filled with love and beautiful memories, we would like to share, that all journeys have different paths. We feel that it is time for us to move on to different destinations henceforth. We have always been solid when it has come to us, we will continue to be solid for each other and our loved ones, as we embark upon a new journey. Both of us being extremely private people feel strange to be making this statement, but such are the circumstances of our lives. Where the truth can get distorted and lost. We are a family, our love for each other is forever intact and we shall always be there for one another and most importantly, for our children Mahikaa and Myra. We would therefore appreciate our privacy through this time. Thank all for their support. Relationships can end, but love lives on. We won’t be commenting on this any further.”
Arjun and Mehr Jesia met during their modelling days and fell in love. After dating for a long time they tied the knot.
Arjun Rampal is one of the popular Bollywood actor who has been the part of several Bollywod movies like Deewaanapan, Dil Hai Tumhaara, Dil Ka Rishta, Vaada, I See You, Don, Aankhen, Om Shanti Om, Rock On!!, Housefull, Ra.One, Yakeen, Roy, Chakravyuh, Inkaar and Daddy.
Mehr Jesia and Arjun Rampal produced the film I See You in 2006 through their production company Chasing Ganesha. In this film Arjun Rampal, Vipasha Agarwal, Sonali Kulkarni played the lead roles.
Mehr Jesia has always shown great interest in sports, and she was known to enjoy swimming, badminton, and other sports before she became a model. On the otherside, Arjun Rampal is currently busy in his upcoming movie Nastik.