Rumours were rife recently that Sushmita Sen had married IPL mastermind Lalit Modi.
Sushmita Sen denies marriage rumors with Lalit Modi. Rumours were rife recently that Sushmita Sen had married Indian Premiere League (IPL) mastermind Lalit Modi. The rumours began doing the rounds because Modi posted on Twitter his photos with ex-Miss Universe Sen in various lovey-dovey poses and described her as “my #betterhalf”, gushing that he was over the moon. He continued, “A new beginning, a new life finally. Over the moon.”
“I’m in a happy place! Not married… no rings… and unconditionally surrounded by love. Enough clarification given… Now back to life and work! Thank you for sharing in my happiness always … And for those who don t… it s #NOYB anyway. I love you guys!” Sen, 46, wrote on Instagram.
Modi later again tweeted and clarified, “Just for clarity. Not married — just dating each other. That too it will happen one day.”
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Sushmita Sen is an Indian actress, model and the winner of the Miss Universe 1994 pageant.
She is the first Indian to win the Miss Universe pageant. She was previously crowned Femina Miss India 1994 at the age of 18.
After winning the Miss Universe pageant, she has worked as a film actress.
Sen won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the comedy film Biwi No.1 (1999), and was also nominated in the category for her roles in the dramas Sirf Tum (1999) and Filhaal… (2002).
Her commercially successful films include Aankhen (2002), Main Hoon Na (2004), and Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? (2005).
For her work in the drama series Aarya, Sen won Best Actress award at Filmfare OTT Awards.