A few years back, superstar Salman Khan’s sister Arpita tied the knot in an extravagant ceremony. It’s well known that the youngest sibling of Salman Khan wasn’t born in Khan family but adopted. And there is an interesting story behind how she became a part of the family.
Salman Khan’s father Salim Khan along with his wives Salma and Helen adopted Arpita when she was really young. Despite having four kids of their own, Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan, Sohail Khan, and Alvira Khan they welcomed this young girl to their house.
Salim Khan has a long-standing habit of going for morning walk during which he gives alms to the beggars. One day during his morning walk, he came across an unpleasant scenario. He found a woman lay dead on Mumbai footpath and a small child was weeping beside her. Moved by the intensity of the unfortunate situation, he decided to raise the kid as his own.
Despite being raised in a Muslim household the “princess” of Khan family continued following her own religion, Hinduism.
With unconditional love, the young child grew up to be an educated and independent woman. She is a fashion graduate from London College of Fashion and dreams of starting her own firm. Presently, she is married to businessman Aayush Sharma and is the mother of an adorable baby-boy Ahil.
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