Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tej Pratap Yadav on Saturday confirmed that he is filing for divorce from his wife Aishwarya Rai. “It is true that I have filed a petition,” he said. Speaking on his relationship, Tej Pratap Yadav said, “Ghut–ghut ke jeene se toh
He said it had become impossible to live with Aishwarya Rai, whom he married in May this year. Tej Pratap is a sitting MLA from Mahua in Vaishali district. He was also the health minister when Nitish Kumar was leading the grand alliance government in Bihar with the support of RJD and the Congress. He filed a divorce petition in a Patna court on Friday (November 2) on the grounds of cruelty.
His wife, Aishwarya also comes from a political family. Her grandfather Daroga Rai was a former chief minister of Bihar while her father Chandrika Rai is a former minister and a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader. The two got married at a grand ceremony which was attended by several politicians including Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Governor Satya Pal Malik and Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan. RJD chief Lalu Yadav came out on bail to attend the wedding.