New Delhi: Diya Kumari, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator from Sawai Madhopur and Jaipur ‘princess’ has filed for divorce from Narendra Singh under Section 13B of the Hindu Marriage Act. The couple had tied in August 1997 after dating each other for nine years. Also Read - Three Dead, Six Injured as Bus Catches Fire After Touching High-tension Wire in Jaipur

Reports claimed that despite being married for more than 20 years, the duo had been living separately for a few months. Following this, the couple decided to approach Gandhi Nagar’s family court for a mutual separation. Also Read - West Bengal: Suvendu Adhikari Resigns as State Transport Minister, Cracks Widen In Trinamool Congress

Earlier this year, Diya had said that she won’t contest Rajasthan assembly election 2018 due ‘personal reason’. She was replaced by a new candidate Asha Meena. Also Read - Amarinder Singh Condemns Haryana Govt's Attempts To Prevent Farmers March To Delhi