There have been rumours about their divorce previously, but this time Pooja Bhatt broke the news herself. She took to micro-blogging site Twitter to announce their decision.
In a series of tweets, Pooja wrote, “To all those who care and especially those that don’t my husband Munna and Me have decided to part ways after eleven glorious years of marriage. Our split as some might call it is amicable and we hold each other in the highest esteem for now and forever. The reason I explain Is because we are both part of the public domain. Our friends,well wishers and foes are free to now speculate.”
Post this tweet, Pooja Bhatt followed it put with another tweet that read, “Staggered by the love and support displayed by intimate strangers as well as the silence from most of my friends! Love you all!”
Pooja was in Kolkata with her father Mahesh Bhatt when she sent these tweets.
Both Pooja and Manish Makhija had shifted to a farm a few kilometres away from Mumbai at a place called Kalote. Pooja had shifted her office in Mumbai at a Five Star hotel a few months ago. Her house however remains in a plush Mumbai suburb.
Manish Makhija, a VJ and populary known for the Channel V show The Udham Singh Show, is also a restaurant owner in Mumbai.
Pooja Bhatt had married Manish in the year 1997. Spark flew between the two on the sets of film Paap and both decided to get married. They wed in Goa at a Shiva temple and cemented the bond.
Though the couple has parted ways, but the two are likely to be working together since Manish is composing music for Pooja’s next film Cabaret.
Pooja Bhatt and Manish Makhija have decided to part ways, ending their eleven year old marriage. There have been rumours about their divorce previo...1.5