It’s a special day for Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, as he turns 58 today. He began his career way back in 1971 as a child artist in his father Sunil Dutt’s film “Reshma Aur Shera”, has over the years experimented with different genres and has been showered with love by the audience.
Sanju Baba never gave up the head of his father Sunil Dutt in the case of acting but he always stay in headline because of his personal reasons. Sanjay has gone through a very rough phase both personally and professionally. Sanju Baba fell in love many times but was not fortunate to make it last forever. But his luck changed when he married his sweetheart Manyata. Here is a look at Sanjay’s love life and his many girls:
In 1988, Sanjay and Madhuri shared the screen together for the first time in the film ‘Khatoon Ke Khiladi’. But during the film ‘Saajan’ shooting in 1991, the close proximity of both of them. While romancing in the film, both of them give heart to each other in real life too. Sanjay and Madhuri’s love story had become the subject of discussion in the industry. The two had come very close to each other and were planning to do marriage. But rumours have it that Madhuri’s father was unhappy with it because Sanjay was still married to Richa Sharma and they had a daughter Trishala.
But soon after the 1993 Mumbai blasts, when Sanjay came under the radar for illegal possession of arms, Madhuri reportedly got wary of him and started maintaining a distance. Eventually, she tied the knot with US-based doctor Shriram Nene. And it has been decades now since she and Sanjay shared screen space, or even met off-screen.
6. Lisa Ray
Sanjay Dutt and Lisa Ray were in a relationship, as Sanjay was depressed after his wife’s death and was also facing legal battles. During this period he was facing a hard time because of the jail sentencing in connection to the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts. But the actor was not vocal about his relationship. However, their love life did not go well and they broke up.
Rekha and Sanjay Dutt were working in a film together, probably “Zameen Aasmaan” (1984). The rumours of their affair surfaced at that time. At the same time, Rekha was linked with megastar Amitabh Bachchan who was married to actress Jaya Bhaduri. In fact, there were news of Rekha secretly getting married to Sanjay Dutt and vanishing from the city with him. But, when Sanjay Dutt’s father Sunil Dutt came to know of this, he got furious and got his son married to Richa Sharma. Rumours suggest that Rekha had an affair with Sanjay just to make Big B jealous.
8. Manyata Dutt
Sanjay Dutt was involved with a junior artist, Nadia Durrani when he first met Manyata who was then known as Dilnawaz Shaikh. Dutt found Nadia and Manyata poles apart. While Nadia enjoyed the luxuries that came with Dutt’s presence, Every time Nadia was out of town, Manyata would stay over, and take charge of his kitchen. It is being said that’the way to a man’s heart goes through his stomach’ And it worked.
After two years of relationship. They tied the knot in 2008 at the Taj Exotica in Goa. After two years of their marriage, the couple welcomed their beautiful twins, Shahraan and Iqra Dutt who are born in 2010.