Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani’s Divorce: A Tale of Separation and Marital Dissonance
Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani: A Bollywood Love Story Turned Sour
The news of Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani’s separation after 11 years of marriage sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry. The couple, who have two daughters together, Radhya and Miraya, announced their decision to part ways in a joint statement, expressing their commitment to co-parenting their children.
Unveiling Bharat Takhtani: The Man Behind the Separation
Bharat Takhtani, a Bandra-based businessman, comes from a renowned Mumbai-based family. He is the son of Vijay Takhtani and Pooja Takhtani and has a brother named Devesh Takhtani. Bharat completed his education at the HR College of Commerce and Economics in Mumbai.
Bharat ventured into his father’s business and currently holds the position of director at Zar Jewels Private Limited, a company established in 1950. He is also reported to oversee operations at R.G. Bangles Pvt. Ltd. His net worth in 2021 was estimated at $20 million.
Esha and Bharat’s Love Story: A Bollywood-Esque Beginning
The love story between Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani has all the makings of a Bollywood film. The couple first met as teenagers during an inter-school competition, and their initial encounter is the stuff of romantic tales.
Esha, the daughter of veteran actors Hema Malini And Dharmendra, recalled meeting Bharat at the Cascade interschool competition hosted by her school. She wrote her phone number on a piece of tissue and gave it to him, despite having braces at the time.
The Joint Statement: Expressing Mutual Agreement for Separation
In their joint statement, Esha and Bharat conveyed their amicable decision to separate, emphasizing the importance of their children’s well-being.
The statement reads, “We have mutually and amicably decided to part ways. Through this shift in our lives, the best interests and welfare of our two children is and will be of utmost importance to us. We’d appreciate our privacy is respected.”
Esha Deol’s Journey in Bollywood and Beyond
Esha Deol, the daughter of Hema Malini and Dharmendra, made her Bollywood debut in 2002 with the romantic thriller “Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe.” She went on to star in several hit films, including “LOC: Kargil,” “Yuva,” “Dhoom,” “Dus,” and “No Entry.”
In addition to her acting career, Esha has served as a gang leader on Roadies X2 and made her streaming debut with “Rudra: The Edge of Darkness” on Disney+ Hotstar. She also appeared in the web series “Hunter Tootega Nahi Todega” on Amazon Mini TV.
The Deol Family’s Triumphant Year: Awards and Box Office Success
2023 proved to be a remarkable year for the entire Deol family. Esha won a National Award for Special Mention in the Non-Feature Films category for her short film “Ek Duaa.”
Her father, Dharmendra, and brothers, Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol, each starred in blockbuster films: “Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani,” “Gadar 2,” and “Animal,” respectively.
Despite attempts to reach Esha and her mother, Hema Malini, for confirmation, no response was received.