We all know that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is going through a really tough phase because of her father's sudden demise. Everyone from Bollywood offered their condolences to the Bachchan family but the only person who was missing was none other than Salman Khan.
Despite working with Amitabh Bachchan in so many films and sharing a cordial relationship with Abhishek Bachchan, Salman Khan chose to skip the prayer meet of Aishwarya Rai's father. According to The Financial Express it has something to do with his past.
Aishwarya's Father Never Liked Salman
As per the daily, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father never liked Salman Khan, who had a bad boy reputation at that time. Reportedly, he was the one who thought Salman was not the right guy for Aishwarya.
Aishwarya Openly Accepted Her Father's Diktat
Aishwarya Rai openly accepted her father's diktat. The actress at that time had said that it was only the misbehaviour of the actor with her father that led to their breakup.
Salman Khan Had Accepted His Mistake
Salman Khan had accepted his mistake but said that her father was not happy with the news of his past affairs and did not want Aishwarya Rai to be with him.
Salman Didn't Blame Him For Any Bad Intention
Salman had accepted that the reason of their breakup was Krishnaraj; he did not blame him for any bad intention and called it an obvious reaction.
No Father Would Like To Have A Son-In-Law Like Salman
Salman Khan had confessed that no father would wish to have a son-in-law like Salman who had so many affairs.
Aishwarya Would Not Go Against The Wishes Of Her Father
He further added that he knew Aishwarya and she would not go against the wishes of her father.
What Exactly Salman Khan Had Said
‘'They never stopped me from meeting with Aishwarya despite the fact that I treated them badly. Aishwarya did not like my behaviour towards them just as I would not appreciate anybody misbehaving with my father.''
Salman Had Appreciated Aishwarya For Her Upbringing
In the same interview, Salman Khan had also praised Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's family for her good upbringing. He had also revealed that this was the main reason he was attracted to her.
Salman Liked Aishwarya's Traditional Values
He had also said that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's family had always taught her traditional Indian values and these values will never allow her to go against their wishes.
Salman Wanted A Second Chance
Not many are aware that Salman Khan wanted a second chance to mend his relationship with Aishwarya Rai, but nothing worked out.
What Aishwarya Rai Had Said About The Breakup
"I stood by him enduring his alcoholic misbehaviour in its worst phases and in turn I was at the receiving end of his abuse (verbal, physical and emotional), infidelity and indignity.''
That's Why I Ended My Relationship With Him
She had told The Indian Express, ''That is why like any other self-respecting woman I ended my relationship with him."
Later, in the year 2007, Aishwarya Rai married Abhishek Bachchan and the couple is blessed with a beautiful daughter named Aaradhya Bachchan.