Pakistani actress Mahira Khan who debuted in Bollywood with Shah Rukh Khan starrer, Raees has a huge fan following in India too. But how much do you know about Mahira’s personal life?
Mahira is a single mother. Yes, you read it right. She gave divorce to her husband in 2015.
Mahira Khan: From deep love to divorce
Mahira met her husband Ali Askari in Los Angeles in 2006. Mahira’s father was against the marriage, but the couple still went ahead and tied the knot n 2007. The couple was blessed with a baby boy in 2010, whom they named Azlan. From 2012, Mahira started getting too much work because of which she couldn’t give proper time to their relationship.
Ali asked Mahira to leave the showbiz world, but Mahira refused his request. TGhe couple then mutually decided to par their ways.
Now Mahira considers her son her first priority. In an interview, she said: “I do only one film at a time. My first priority is my child. So it’s a lot of hard work. But it can be done. It’s all about choices. Many times I have to let go of good work. Fortunately, the work I’ve done has worked for me.
“When I’m working in Karachi, I’m just like another working Mum, I’m constantly with Azlan while I’m home and while I was in India, Azlan was with his father or with my parents.”