Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt surrendered before the TADA court today in connection with the 1993 Mumbai blasts case. Sanjay Dutt is the son of actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt. Here's a look at some of the unseen pictures of 'Sanju baba', as he is fondly called by his friends and relatives, with his family.
Sunil Dutt with his wife Nargis, daughters Namrata, Priya - on his lap - and Sanjay Dutt, on the sets of Reshma Aur Shera. (Express archive photo)
Sanjay Dutt has two younger sisters Priya and Namrata. Priya, like her late father Sunil Dutt, is a Congress MP from Mumbai North Central. She is married to Owen Roncon. His other sister Namrata is married to Kumar Gaurav, son of veteran actor Rajendra Kumar.
Seen here are Sanjay Dutt, his sisters Namrata and Priya Dutt, parents Nargis and Sunil Dutt with former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in New Delhi. (Express archive photo)
Sanjay Dutt with his younger sister Namrata as kids. According to reports, Namrata was very upset with Sanjay when he had tied the knot with his present wife Maanyata in 2008. But all is well between the siblings now and they all are by Sanjay's side in this difficult time.
One happy family: Sunil Dutt with his wife Nargis and daughters Namrata Dutt (extreme left), Priya Dutt and son Sanjay Dutt (extreme right). (Express archive photo)
Sanjay Dutt was known to be very close to his mother and reports suggest that while he struggled with the aftermath of his mother's death, his drug addiction was creeping in.
Talking about his mother, Sanjay Dutt had once said: My mom was in coma for three-four months, and when she came out of coma, the first thing she asked was: ‘Where is Sanju?'
(Left) Sunil Dutt along with wife Nargis and son Sanjay cut the anniversary cake. (Right) Sunil Dutt and Nargis pose with their son Sanjay. (Express archive photos)
Sunil Dutt and Sanjay Dutt performing kirya of Nargis Dutt at their ancestral village Manoli near Yamuna Nagar on May 14, 1981 (IE Photo: Swadesh Talwar)
Sanjay Dutt began his career as a child actor in his father's film Reshma Aur Shera (1972). And almost 10 years later, Sanjay made his Bollywood debut as an adult actor with Rocky .
In this picture Sanjay with his father Sunil Dutt at the kirya of his mother Nargis Dutt at their ancestral village Manoli on May 14, 1981. (IE Photo: Swadesh Talwar)
According to reports, in 1993-94, then Congress MP and Sanjay's father Sunil Dutt turned to late Bal Thackeray, who was the chief of rival Shiv Sena, to ensure that the actor gets relief after he was arrested and jailed under the Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act. Seen here Sanjay Dutt taking blessings of Bal Thackeray with his father Sunil Dutt. (Express archive photo)
Sanjay Dutt with his father Sunil Dutt on the sets of film Yudh. (IE Archive)
Sanjay Dutt after he was released from jail in October 1995. (IE Photo: Neeraj Priyadarshini)
Sanjay Dutt with his father Sunil Dutt at the TADA court in connection with the 1993 Mumbai blasts case. (IE Archive)
Sanjay Dutt accompanied by his father Sunil Dutt and relatives arrives at a designated court. (Express archive photo)