Malaika Arora has said marrying at the age of around 25, and having a child, never came in the way of her professional life. “Somewhere, it was an example of sorts for lot of other women,” she said.
Malaika, 48, has 19-year-old son Arhaan Khan with her ex-husband Arbaaz Khan. Malaika and Arbaaz had tied the knot in 1998 and got divorced in 2017.
Malaika told Namrata Zakaria on her podcast, Tell Me How You Did It, “It never was a hindrance. I’m proof of that. Not in any way has it come in the choices that I’ve made. Being married, or when I was married, or when I decided to have a child, I don’t think any of it had any bearing on my professional life. People around me had a lot more to say, but it didn’t have any bearing on my professional life.”
“Back then, there were very few of us who were married with kids. Very, very few. Nobody would take that plunge. Now, of course,…