Milind Soman’s spouse Ankita Konwar took to Instagram and shared a short submit on the traumas that she has battled in her life. She posted a Tiktok-like video of herself, the place she is informed that she is ‘wise beyond her years’, to which she responds, “It’s trauma baby,” and laughs.
Ankita shared the submit with the caption, “Abused as a child, Grew up in hostels, Lived in foreign cities alone, Cheated by people I trusted most. Lost a brother, Lost ex lover, Lost my father. Being called names for the way I look and judged for being with the person I love. So if you see me being optimistic, just know that I am! Love yourself…”
Milind responded, “You’ve come a long way, baby!” She wrote again, “Thanks for being the best companion!” Anushka Dandekar despatched her love on the submit as nicely, “My Anki!” Her followers despatched her needs, calling her a celebrity.
Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar acquired married in 2018, taking many unexpectedly. They weren’t spared a lot hate, owing to the huge age hole between them, as Ankita was 26 on the time and Milind was 52.
In an interview with Humans Of Bombay, Ankita Konwar had spoken about how she discovered love once more with Milind, when she was nonetheless reeling from the lack of her ex-boyfriend. “I decided to move out of the country & started working with Air Asia, as a cabin crew in Malaysia. It was at that time that my then boyfriend, suddenly passed away. It was heartbreaking–it felt like there was no coming back. A couple of months later, I got posted in Chennai. I was staying in a hotel with my colleagues. Once, in the lobby, I saw a tall, rugged man. It was Milind Soman! I was a big fan! So I went to say hello, but he was busy. A few days later, I saw him again at the hotel’s nightclub.”
They have been attracted to one another at first sight, and so they each stored ‘looking at each other’. Finally, her buddies pushed her to go and dance with him and so she did. She took her time in falling in love, though Milind satisfied her that he was the person for her. “But I still couldn’t bring myself to get fully involved. Until one day, I told him that because of my past, with my boyfriend, there was a part of me that couldn’t let go. To which he said, ‘When I fell in love with you, I fell in love with all of you. Even the part that carries the burden of your past. So don’t be afraid, we’re in this together.’ That’s when I knew–this was the man for me!”
After relationship for a while, they tied the knot in 2018.