After announcing the divorce news on Saturday, Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao came together to address their fans through a video. They held hands and said that they will continue to be family.
Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao were sitting next to each other in the video posted online by a paparazzo account. He told that “Toh aap logon ko dukh bhi hua hoga, achcha nahi laga hoga, shock laga hoga. Hum bas itna aapko kehna chahte hai ki hum log dono bohot khush hai aur hum ek hi parivaar hai (You all must be saddened and shocked by the news. We just want to tell you that we are very happy and we are a part of one family)”.
“Humare rishte mein change aaya hai. Lekin hum log ek doosre ke saath hi hai, toh aap log aisa kabhi mat sochiyega (Our relationship has changed. But we are still with each other, so please don’t think otherwise)”, the actor added.
Aamir mentioned that both of them consider their Paani Foundation, the non-profit organization, as their baby and told, “Aur Paani Foundation humare liye Azad ki tarah hai, jo humara bachcha hai, Azad, waise hi Paani Foundation. Toh humlog humesha family hi rahenge. Humare liye aap log dua kariye, prarthna kariye ki hum khush ho. Bas yehi kehna tha hum logon ko (Paani Foundation is like our son, Azad, for us. We will always be family. Please pray for our happiness. This is all we wanted to say)”.
Aamir and Kiran announced the end of 15 year marriage on Saturday and their decision to co-parent their son, Azad Rao Khan through a joint statement. They said, “In these 15 beautiful years together we have shared a lifetime of experiences, joy and laughter, and our relationship has only grown in trust, respect and love. Now we would like to begin a new chapter in our lives – no longer as husband and wife, but as co-parents and family for each other”.