Arpita Khan Sharma is one of the most important names of Salman Khan’s life. You must have often seen Salman Khan and his family showering endless love on their 28-year-old daughter, who is married to Aayush Sharma and the couple is blessed with a son Ahil.
Arpita rang in her 28th birthday on August 1, which was certainly a special day for Khan Parivar. Despite the fact that she never chose to step into industry, Arpita has always been a well heard name in the tinsel town. But did you know that she was his adopted sister?
Arpita Khan is the adopted daughter of Salim Khan and Salma. There are no clear details about her biological parents.
Others claim that it was Salim’s second wife Helen found her as an orphan kid crying on road. It is said that Arpita’s mother was a bagger and she died immediately after giving birth to Arpita. That was the time when Salim and Helan were passing by, noticed a child near a dead body. They decided to bring that child home and make a part of their family. Today’s Arpita is the apple of eyes of the Khan family.
The camera, the movies, the glamour have never interested Arpita Khan. She did her higher studies from London School of Fashion and reportedly workes at a interior design firm in Mumbai currently. However, Arpita wants to launch a fashion brand on her own and also wants to try her hand in film production.
Reportedly, when Arjun Kapoor was 18-years-old and weighed 140 kgs, Arpita dated him for two years. While the reason behind the break-up is not yet known, Kapoor is still very close to the Khan family and it was Salman Khan who inspired him to shed his extra kilos and join films.
In her wedding speech, Arpita said, “I am the luckiest girl to be brought up in a family like mine. Sohail bhai and I shared the same room until he got married – he’s like a friend to me. Arbaaz bhai is like my guide, he always told me what’s good and what’s bad. Salman bhai though, has the biggest heart. For him, I can do no wrong. Everything I did, he was there to support me.”
It is every girls dream to have a princess wedding, but Arpita actually lived that dream. Salman and his family left no stone unturned to make Arpita’s wedding a lavish and royal affair. Arpita’s wedding was one of the royal and big weddings held in India. Her wedding is covered by all top media channels. The wedding was full of celebrities.
Arpita always wanted to get married in a palace and to fulfill her wish Salman has booked the Falaknuma Palace in Hyderabad for her wedding. He also gifted her a 16 crore worth three bedroom terrace apartment. . It is about 5 minutes away from Galaxy Apartments – where Salman Khan and his family stays.
Arpita Khan recently got a tattoo of a big star which has the names of Salim Khan, Helen, Salma, Salman, Sohail, Arbaaz and Deeksha on her wrist. She is very close to each one of them.