Days after actor Dhanush and wife Aishwarya announced their separation after 18 years of marriage, their father Kasturi Raja has denied that the two are headed for divorce. Dhanush’s father has described the partition as a ‘family feud’.
Aishwarya is the elder daughter of superstar Rajinikanth and has two sons from Dhanush, 15-year-old Yatra and 11-year-old Linga.
Kasturi Raja told Dailythandi newspaper that there was a rift between Dhanush and Aishwarya. He said, “Dhanush and Aishwarya are not divorced. It is just a fight between them because of differences. So it was a regular family fight. Presently both are out of town and are living in Hyderabad. I spoke to them on phone and gave advice.” them too.”
Dhanush announced his separation from wife Aishwarya on January 17. Both shared a joint statement on their respective social media accounts. Dhanush wrote, “Eighteen years together as friends, as a couple, as parents and as each other’s well-wishers. The journey has been one of growth, understanding, adjustment and adaptation. Today we stand at a place where our paths diverge. Aishwarya and I have decided to part ways as a couple and take time to understand us as individuals for the better. Please respect our decision and give us the confidentiality we need to deal with it. Om Namashivayya! Spread the love, d. ,
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Last year, sharing a picture with his father-in-law Rajinikanth after the National Awards, Dhanush wrote on Instagram, “To win the National Award for Best Actor on the same platform where my Thalaivar was winning the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Simply indescribable. Thanks to the National Award jury for giving me this honour. Thanks also to the press and media for your continued support.”
Rajinikanth also called Dhanush “a good father and husband” at the 2018 Kaala Music launch.