- Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actor Hrishikesh Pandey has opened up about his divorce and being a single mother or father to his 12-year-old son.
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2021 12:17 PM IST
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actor Hrishikesh Pandey has spoken about his divorce. The actor stated that he had been residing individually from his ex-wife for a few years.
In an interview, he stated that after tying the knot in 2004, he and his spouse Trisha realised that they ‘lacked compatibility’. They began residing individually in 2014, and their divorce got here by means of final month.
“With time, we realised that we lacked compatibility as a couple. We started living separately, as we didn’t want things to get ugly. I was quiet for all these years because I have always respected my privacy. I can talk about it now, as the divorce is through. Fortunately, there is no bad blood between Trisha and me. We handled our separation maturely. I am grateful to her and especially my in-laws, who have been supportive despite our decision to go our separate ways,” Hrishikesh informed a number one day by day.
He has been granted custody of the couple’s 12-year-old son, Dakshay. He stated that regardless of this, he’s open to Dakshay assembly his mom each time he needs to. But due to his work schedule, he organized for him to be admitted to a hostel.
He stated, “One of the primary causes for maintaining quiet about my private life was my son. I didn’t need him to learn tales about my separation at such a younger age. He is 12 now and mature sufficient to know what we went by means of. Though it was difficult to stability every thing and pretending to be a married man, I one way or the other sailed by means of.”