‘It was nothing serious, just a temporary phase’
The bygone actress Mumtaz has always been openly talking about her life. From opening up about people’s unrealistic expectations about actresses, to her special bond with co-star Rajesh Khanna, she hasn’t left anything behind. Now, in a recent interview, she has opened up about her husband’s extramarital affair, and how she too went through a similar phase. However, she clarified that it was just temporary.
While talking to Pinkvilla, the actress spoke about her husband and said, “It is quite common for men to have backdoor affairs. My husband had no one… except one. I respect him because he himself told me about it. He admitted that he fell in love with a girl in America. He was born and raised in America. But he insisted, ‘Mumtaz, you are my wife. I love you and will always love you. I will never leave you.’ The problem arose because I was a bit stubborn (stubborn), choti nachdi (tough). But today that is a forgotten story. God forgives only once in life. I live like a queen. My husband never kept me in want of anything.”
She then opened up about herself and said, “Honestly, after the episode, I started feeling lonely. I was a little rubwali (headache). I felt sad. So, I flew to India. When you were among the thorns. and someone comes with roses, you get deluded. But nothing serious. Just a temporary phase, which soon ended. I am lucky that my husband still loves me so much. If I If I get sick even a little, then there is a ruckus.
Earlier too, she had spoken about the affair and how she was hurt after her husband admitted to having an affair soon after marriage. She also said that her coming into another relationship only added to the problems. Mumtaz is married to Mayur Madhvani and they tied the knot in 1974.
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