BY ANUJ RADIA

Arjun Rampal and Mehr Jesia recently announced their separation after 20 years of marriage recently. Sources informed a leading daily that Arjun Rampal’s closeness to Sussanne Khan, fall out with close friends Shah Rukh and Gauri Khan and flop film produced by their production company were the reasons of their separation.

The couple issued a joint statement that read, “After a 20-year-long beautiful journey filled with love and beautiful memories, we would like to share, that all journeys have different paths.

We feel that it is time for us to move on to different destinations henceforth. We have always been solid when it has come to us, we will continue to be solid for each other and our loved ones, as we embark upon a new journey.”

Arjun has apparently moved out of his family home and will be staying at a 2BHK owned by a friend until the divorce comes through.

Soon after the couple announced that they were going to file for divorce, there were reports of Arjun Rampal’s closeness to actor Natasa Stankovic. Natasa worked with Arjun Rampal in the film, Daddy a biopic on Arjun Gawli.

“Arjun and Natasa got acquainted while working on Daddy and they have apparently kept in touch with each other,” a source had informed DNA.

Arjun shared a photo on his Instagram account and dismissed link-up reports. He captioned the photo, “Some mornings start with freshly brewed coffee, others with freshly stirred link ups! Right now it’s just my cuppa and me … #newstome”.