Actor Dhanush K Raja and his wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth part ways as a couple after 18 years of marriage. The ‘Maari’ actor announced the news on his Twitter handle. He wrote,
“18 years of togetherness as friends, couple, as parents and well wishers to each other. The journey has been of growth, understanding, adjusting and adapting… Today we stand at a place where our paths separate… Aishwaryaa and I have decided to part ways as a couple and take time to understand us as individuals for the better.
Please do Respect our decision and give us the needed privacy to deal with this. Om Namashivaaya!
Spread love, D.”
Aishwaryaa also shared the statement on her Instagram and concluded it by adding, “Much love always to you all 🙂 God speed. Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth.” Alongside the post, she wrote, “No caption needed…only your understanding n your love necessary!”
On November 18, 2004, Dhanush married Aishwaryaa. Superstar Rajinikanth’s eldest daughter. Yatra and Linga, their two kids, were born in 2006 and 2010, respectively.
Dhanush appeared in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s directorial debut ‘3,’ and the film’s song ‘Kolaveri Di’ became an instant hit.