Veteran actor Mumtaz, some of the profitable main women of Bollywood who appeared in lots of movies alongside Dara Singh, Rajesh Khanna, Shammi Kapoor, Feroz Khan and others, took a sabbatical from the trade after she tied the knot with Ugandan businessman Mayur Madhvani. She additionally fought cancer and has been an advocate for survivors.
Now, the 74-year-old actor has opened up in a current tell-all interview about heartbreak, marriage, infidelity and the value of stardom that actors pay of their lives.
The actor, in an interview with Pinkvilla, was requested to deal with the rumours about her husband Mayur being concerned in extramarital affairs. She stated, “It’s fairly widespread for males to have affairs by the backdoor. My husband didn’t have any… besides one.”
She additionally shared how her husband himself confessed in regards to the extramarital affair to her. “I respect him as a result of he himself advised me about it. He confided that he’d developed a liking for a woman within the US. He was born and introduced up in America. However he insisted, ‘Mumtaz, you’re my spouse. I like you and can all the time love you. I’ll by no means depart you.’ The issue arose as a result of I used to be a bit ziddi (cussed), thodi nakchadi (troublesome) thi. However right now, it’s a forgotten story. Maaf toh zindagi mein ek baar Khuda bhi karta hai (Even God forgives). I dwell like a queen. My husband has by no means saved me wanting for something,” she stated.
Mumtaz additionally opened up a couple of relationship she pursued exterior of her marriage to Mayur. She stated, “After the episode, I started feeling lonely. Most important thodi rubabwali (headstrong) thi. I felt harm. So, I flew all the way down to India. Once you’re amidst thorns and somebody comes together with a rose, you do get carried away. However it was nothing critical. Only a momentary section, which ended quickly. I’m fortunate that my husband nonetheless loves me a lot. Even when I fall a bit sick, hangama khada ho jaata hai.”