Maanayata Dutt wife of Sanjay Dutt turned 42 today. She was born in Mumbai and had a life full of struggles. She had also spent some of her years in Dubai as well. She had also struggled a lot in searching for work in the industry. There were times when she had to do item numbers to survive in Bollywood. Her real name was Dilnawaz Shiekh.
When she got married to Sanjay Dutt, she wasn’t accepted by the family but later she won everyone’s heart. She was like a pillar in Sanjay Dutt’s life during his hard times. When Sanjay Dutt was jailed in 2013, she proved to the world how strong she is by being firm in that situation. She mothered her children on her own till the time Sanjay Dutt was in jail.
During her early days in Bollywood, she was known as Sara Khan and has worked in the c-grade film named ‘Lovers Like Us’. Later, she was also seen in an item song in Prakash Jha’s Gangajal.
Sanjay Dutt and Maanayat got married in February 2008 by Hindu rituals. This was Sanjay Dutt’s third and Maanayata’s second marriage. In 2010, Maanayata gave birth to twins. Now she manages a happy family and has also taken over the CEO position of their Production house.