Yes, you heard it right, item queen of Bollywood, Malaika Arora, who claims to be an independent and non-demanding individual, asked for a whopping amount from her ex-husband, Arbaaz Khan, younger brother of actor Salman Khan.
Malaika and Arbaaz had met at an ad shoot in 1998 and were married shortly. They welcomed a son, in 2002, information of their nuptials being on the rocks began doing rounds when they stopped appearing on a TV show they were hosting, jointly.
The couple obtained divorce by mutual consent last year and attended some compulsory counseling sessions. While they were separated, Malaika Arora was included in many Khan family celebrations, as the family expected, the couple would reconcile their differences.
Malaika, who did not seek alimony from Arbaaz, got custody of their 14-year-old son, while the court granted the father, unlimited access to his son, however a source close to the couple had said, Malaika, had asked Rs10-15 crore from husband Arbaaz Khan as a divorce settlement and Rs 10 crore ( RS 10,0000,000) minimum is what Malaika wants, and will not settle for anything lesser, and as per the source, Arbaaz is giving Malaika, Rs 15 crore (RS 15,0000,000) an alimony.