Politicians Who Got Married at Old Age.
Getting married in later years is now seemingly acceptable. Politicians are no exception. Headlines ruled with the controversial age old love affair between Mr. Digvijaya Singh and Amrita Rai. Mr. Digvijaya Singh Congress general who is 68 years old and previously his girlfriend Amrita Rai who is 44 and now his wife.
Here’s a list of Politicians who got married in old age.
- Lakshmi Parvathi: is an Indian politician and writer. She is the founder and president of NTR. She married the former chief minister Rama Rao when he was 70. She had her fist baby with Rama Rao when she was just 39.
2. ND Tiwari and Ujjwala sharma: Congress leader and former chief minister of Uttarakhand, Narayan Dutt Tiwari who is 89 married 68-year-old Ujjwala. They had a son out of the wedlock and got married 2014.
3. Rajesh Khanna: Rajesh Khanna was a Bollywood actor, producer and a politician. Even though married before. He remarried Dimple Kapadia and had a whooping age difference of 15 year.
4. Shashi Tharoor: Indian politician, writer, public intellectual and former diplomat who has served as Member of Parliament from Kerala. Shashi Tharoor got married to Sunanda Pushkar. They both had 3 marriages each. The couple got married in 2010. Married at 54 the relationship couldn’t survive long.
5. Chander Mohan: Chander Mohan, is the former Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana State. Chander Mohan married his assistant Advocate Anuradha Bali in 2008. Mohan was already married and had to convert his religion to islam. He married Advocate Anuradha Bali at the age of 62.
6. Dharmendra and Hema Malini: Elected as the member of parliament from Bikaner in Rajasthan, on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. They eventually got married in 1980. When Mr. Dharmendra was at the age of 45. He converted himself into Muslim faith to keep both his marriages.
7.Digvijaya Singh: After numerous allegations Mr. Digvijaya Singh who is 68. Married TV anchor Amrita Rai who is 44. Mr. Singh claimed his love in his following tweet supporting Amrita Rai.
“I have separated from my husband and we have filed a mutual consent divorce papers. After which I have decided to marry with Digvijaya Singh.”
8. Ram Vilas Paswan: Already married once Mr. Ram Vilas Paswan divorced his first wife. He then married Reena Sharma a Punjabi Hindu from Amritsar in 1983. They got married when Mr. Ram Vilas Paswan was 37 years old.
Love is blind. It has no cast, no age bar, no religion. How many of us truly believe that? Leave your views in the comment below.