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Bollywood

Web Desk
March 28, 2021

Sara Ali Khan’s links with Dilip Kumar and other bigwigs explained

Bollywood

Web Desk
Sun, Mar 28, 2021
Sara Ali Khan is related to Bollywood royalty’s Tagore family through her grandmother Sharmila Tagore

B-Town sensation Sara Ali Khan is known to have come from a film background. However, how deep her connection in Bollywood actually run is something not many are aware of. 

Reports revealed that the Kedernath actor is related to Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar not just through her father Saif Ali Khan’s side but also from her mother Amrita Singh’s side.

According to Hindustan Times, Amrita—born to Muslim mother Rukhsana Sultan and Punjabi Jat Singh father Shivinder Singh Virk—was the grandniece of a 1940s superstar Begum Para.

The portal citing a leading daily claims that Begum Para had married Dilip Kumar’s brother Nasir Khan.

Moreover, from her father’s side, the Simmba star is related to Bollywood royalty’s Tagore family through her grandmother Sharmila Tagore whose mother Katika Tagore was the granddaughter of Rabindranath Tagore’s brother, Dwijendranath.

That is not all. Sara is also related to late writer Khushwant Singh, according to India Today’s report that claims that Amrita’s paternal grandmother Mohinder Kaur was Khushwant’s sister.