Written By: Aashish Vashistha
May 2, 2022 (New Delhi): Bollywood’s most evergreen and underrated couple Hema Malini and Dharmendra are celebrating their 42nd wedding anniversary today. On the special occasion, the veteran actress shared an adorable picture of herself with Dharmendra on her Instagram handle. In her Instagram post, Hema is looking gorgeous in a beige coloured saree, while Dharmendra looks rakish in a white shirt. Sharing the image, Hema captioned it as “Our wedding anniversary today I thank God for all these years of happiness, our darling children and grandchildren, our well-wishers everywhere! I feel truly blessed”.
Veteran actor Dharmendra was hospitalised last week due to a muscle pull at the back, and he returned home from the hospital on Sunday. After his recovery, he shared a video on his Instagram handle, giving fans his health update. Sharing the video, he captioned it as, “Friends, don’t overdo things …know your limits.., i did it and learned my lesson”. The actor further said, “I suffered from a big muscle pull on my back, so I had to make a trip to the hospital. The tw0-four days I spent there, I was in a lot of difficulty… Anyways, I am back, with your good wishes, and god’s blessings. Don’t worry, from now on, I will be very careful.”
After Dharmendra’s recovery, Hema Malini also shared a tweet thanking the fans for the get well soon wishes. She tweeted, “I would like to thank thousands of well-wishers who have been enquiring about Dharam ji’s health. Yes, he was in hospital for a few days but he is ok now and thankfully back home. Thank you all once again for your anxious calls and enquiries about his health. God has been kind”.
The actor, who is the father of Sunny, Bobby and Esha Deol, and the husband of Hema Malini had been one of the biggest Bollywood stars in the 70s. He began his film journey with Arjun Hingorani’s ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’ in 1960 and rose to fame with films like ‘Sholay’, ‘Chupke Chupke’, ‘Yaadon Ki Baaraat’ and ‘Seeta Aur Geeta’.