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In the glamour world, celebrities' separation and link-up rumours become the highlight of the media in seconds. Over the years, we have seen some many couples trying their best to hide their dating life from the flashes of shutterbugs but most of them had failed miserably. As paparazzi is always there to cover every movement of their favourite stars. And, one such celeb couple is Rahul Dev and Mugdha Godse, whose every PDA breaks the internet, while a few judge them, most of the netizens shower immense love on this beautiful couple. (Recommended Read: Dimpy Ganguly Shares An Adorable Kissing Picture With Hubby, Rohit Roy From Their 'Familymoon')
However, not a lot of people are aware of the fact that Rahul Dev was earlier married to Rina Dev, who had sadly passed away in 2009 after losing her long battle against cancer. Now, her husband, Rahul Dev has talked about the challenges he had faced after Rina's demise in raising their son, Siddharth Dev. Scroll down to read it all!
In an interview with Zoom Digital, Poison 2 actor, Rahul Dev recalled the painful time of his life, when his first-wife, Rina Dev had passed away, and he had played the role of both father and mother for his son, Siddharth Dev. The actor also talked about his four and a half year gap from acting for his son's well-being. He said, "Imagine, how much of a parent would I have been to him? If you are physically not around your child, that is not parenting right. If you have to know the child, you need to know the child. In those four and a half years, I fulfilled that. Attending parent-teacher meetings with him, doing classwork with him, education, I did all of that, and I played a father and mother both. He was only 11 at that time. Then, he went to London to educate himself, he did very well there, and he came back last year."
Rahul Dev was married to Rina Dev for eleven years, and in the year 2009, she had passed away after giving a tough fight to cancer. After so many years of loneliness, Rahul had found solace in Bollywood actress, Mugdha Godse, whom he had met in a common friend's wedding in 2013. It was not a love at first sight, however, the two had developed a special bond through the entire wedding function. After a series of meetings, the two had decided to be together despite the age gap of 14 years. From friends, the two had turned into a couple and had completed 7 years of togetherness this year. (Don't Miss: Puja Banerjee's Photos Flaunting Her Baby Bump In A Green Saree From The Night Before Her Delivery)
On June 3, 2020, Mugdha Godse had taken to her Instagram handle to wish the love of her life, Rahul Dev on their 7th anniversary. Sharing a perfect couple picture with her soulmate, Mugdha had also mentioned their friends, whose wedding had played a Cupid and had combined their lives together forever. Along with the picture, Mugdha had written, "7 years it is... Happy anniversary @rahuldevofficial special mention to @anchalkumar24 @agmittal whose wedding we met, in Jaipur!!! I guess shaadi.com effect was working during their wedding too!!! #love #life #fun #blessings” in the caption. Take a look: (Also Read: Sameera Reddy Shares Her Hubby, Akshai Varde And Their Son, Hans Varde's Adorable Singing Video)
Well, hats-off to the doting dad, Rahul Dev for such tremendous parenting!