- There was a time when Dilip Kumar had left Saira for another woman.
- Saira never let her marriage to Asma Sahiba spoil her relationship.
- Dilip Kumar was in love with Madhubala before marrying Saira
After separating from Madhubala, Dilip Kumar married his 22 years younger Saira Banu. Saira and Dilip Kumar married with great fanfare in 1966 and both were happy with this marriage. Especially Saira Banu. He has expressed Saira Banu’s love for Dilip Kumar many times.
However, after 15 years of marriage, a mountain of sorrow broke on Saira, when another woman entered Dilip Kumar’s life. Dilip Kumar left Saira and married Asma Sahiba of Hyderabad in 1981. Dilip Kumar’s second marriage became a topic of discussion not only in the film world but in the whole country at that time. However, Dilip Kumar’s marriage to Asma Sahiba fell apart within two years and the couple got divorced in 1983. After which Dilip Kumar once again came back to Saira Banu. Saira Banu never let sourness come in their relationship. Dilip Kumar once again started his life with Saira Banu.
After which Saira Banu took care of her husband throughout her life and continued to serve in her last days. Although it is said that Dilip Kumar’s first love was Kamini’s talent. They came close during the shooting of the film Shaheed, but due to some reason they parted ways. After which Dilip Kumar fell in love with Madhubala and their relationship reached the extent of engagement.