Bollywood Kissa: Hema Malini and Dharmendra are one of the favorite couples of Bollywood. The eyes of both met on the sets of the film and fell in love. But it was not easy for Hema Malini and Dharmendra to take their relationship to the next level. While Hema Malini’s family was against their relationship, Dharmendra was already married to Prakash Kaur. In such a situation, it was not easy for both of them to maintain this relationship. Hema Malini and Jitendra were about to get married but Dharmendra broke it off. Hema Malini has told about this in her biography.
Hema Malini’s biography Hema Malini: Beyond the Dream Girl states that Hema’s mother Jaya Chakraborty convinced her to marry Jitendra. Hema and Jitendra’s family had also reached Chennai for the wedding. It was a secret wedding but this news was leaked in the newspaper.
Dharmendra reached Chennai in a drunken state
When Dharmendra came to know about this, he reached Chennai with Jitendra’s girlfriend Shobha. According to the Hindustan Times report, Dharmendra was asked to leave but he refused. Dharmendra was mildly intoxicated during that time. He wanted to talk to Hema Malini and finally got a chance to talk to Hema Malini alone.
According to the report, both became emotional in the room. Dharmendra became emotional and he was requesting Hema not to make this mistake. Outside, Shobha had to convince Jitendra to break the marriage. Shobha was devastated when Jeetendra told her that he was going to marry Hema.
Hema refuses to marry Jitendra
Everyone was waiting for Hema Malini’s answer. When she came out he refused to marry her. The humiliation was too much for Jitendra and he walked out of the house with his parents.