Aishwarya Rai, just back in Mumbai after a gruelling
schedule of J P Dutta’s Umrao Jaan to shoot for Dhoom
2 is suddenly faced with a fusillade of flak that’s
taken her aback.
she refuses to say a word against those who have
portrayed her in a negative light, she does stop long
enough to wonder who these “sources” and
“friends” close to her are, who are making
statements on her personal life.
has only one close friend
After much persuasion she allows a prominent member of
her family to speak on her behalf.
“Believe me, no one else has spoken to any member of
the press. There’s nothing to be said. We’ve full
faith in Ash’s conduct. What’s happening to her
right now is stressing all of us out. Where are all
these negative stories coming from. Ash has only one
close friend. And that person has nothing to do with the
Taking a deep breath, the source continues. “The fact
and we all know it, is Ash and Vivek were over six
months ago. Why didn’t she speak about it? When had
she ever spoken about their relationship that she was
supposed to speak about the break-up?
Many stars are comfortable conducting their
relationships in public view. Ash is not. Is that a
crime? Why is her silence being misconstrued as
guilt? And for what? It’s being said she ‘used’
Vivek. Hello… for what purpose did she use him?