Saif Ali Khan has been married to Kareena Kapoor for a decade now however earlier than tying the knot together with her, the Dil Chahta Hai actor was married to Amrita Singh. Parents to Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan, two parted methods in 2004, however on the time, issues weren’t as amicable as they could appear at the moment. In a 2005 interview, Saif expressed anger at having to pay large sums of alimony to Amrita and the way tough it made issues for him.
Saif informed Telegraph, “I’m supposed to give Amrita Rs 5 crore, of which I’ve already given her approximately Rs 2.5 crore. Also, I’m paying Rs 1 lakh per month until my son becomes 18. I’m not Shah Rukh Khan. I don’t have that kind of money. I’ve promised her I’ll pay up the rest of the money, and I will, even if I’ve to slog till I drop dead.” The Hum Tum actor mentioned that no matter cash he was incomes through adverts, stage exhibits and films was all being given to his kids. “I have no money,” he added.
Saif mentioned that the bungalow he as soon as shared together with his ex-wife was subsequently occupied by her, the children, and lots of of her kin “who’ve joined her after my departure.” He added that his girlfriend on the time, Rosa Catalano, and him had been residing in a two-room condo, however he was fairly at peace together with his life. “After a long long time, I feel my self-worth has returned. It isn’t nice to be constantly reminded of how worthless you are and to have taunts, jeers, insults and abuses thrown at your mother and sister all the time. I’ve gone through all of it,” he mentioned, referring to his ex-wife Amrita. Saif recalled that he had hit “rock bottom” so far as his vanity was involved, and would genuinely be shocked if somebody complimented him.
Saif’s kids – Sara and Ibrahim – had been fairly younger on the time of this interview, through which the actor mentioned that he was not allowed to satisfy them. “Why am I being constantly reminded of how terrible a husband I was, and how awful a father I am. I have my son Ibrahim’s photograph in my wallet. Each time I look at it, I feel like crying. I miss my daughter Sara all the time. I am not allowed to meet my children. They aren’t allowed to come to visit me, let alone stay with me,” he had mentioned.
Amrita was actively working in tv on the time and Saif appeared to have an objection to that. He mentioned, “Right now, my kids are growing up with Amrita’s relatives and maidservants while she’s out working in a TV serial. Why does she need to do that, when I’m more than willing to support my family?”
In a current look on Koffee with Karan, Sara mentioned that she by no means had “protective daddy vibes” whereas she was rising up. Saif and Amrita received married in 1991 and separated 13 years later.