Actor Aamir Khan and his wife Kiran have released an official statement about their divorce. Recently, they celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary. In the joint statement, they stated that they began separation a long time ago. But now they feel comfortable in formalizing their divorce.
The statement read, “We will also continue to work as collaborators on films, Paani Foundation, and other projects that we feel passionate about”.
Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao met on the sets of the blockbuster movie “Lagaan’ and married in December 2005. The statement further reads, “In these 15 beautiful years together we have shared a lifetime of experiences, joy, and laughter, and our relationship has only grown in trust, respect, and love. Now we would like to begin a new chapter in our lives – no longer as husband and wife, but as co-parents and family for each other”.
Aamir and Kiran’s son Azad was born in 2011. “We remain devoted parents to our son Azad, who we will nurture and raise together”, they stated. They also thanked their family and friends for their support and said ,”A big thank you to our families and friends for their constant support and understanding about this evolution in our relationship, and without whom we would not have been so secure in taking this leap. We request our well-wishers for good wishes and blessings and hope that – like us – you will see this divorce not as an end, but as the start of a new journey”.
Earlier, Aamir Khan was married to Reena Dutta. They have two children,son Junaid Khan and daughter Ira Khan.
Aamir will next appear in the movie “Laal Singh Chadha”. Kiran Rao will produce the movie.