Veteran actress Mumtaz recently opened up about her extra-marital affair and termed it a ‘temporary phase which ended soon’. Commenting on rumours about her husband’s affair, Mumtaz told an entertainment portal that she ‘respects her husband because he himself told’ her about it and said that ‘It’s quite common for men to have affairs through the backdoor.’ Talking about herself Mumtaz revealed, ‘After the episode, I began feeling lonely. I flew down to India. When you’re amidst thorns and someone comes along with a rose, you do get carried away. But it was nothing serious. Just a temporary phase, which ended soon.’ Mumtaz and Mayur Madhvani got married in 1974. For more news and updates, stay tuned to ETimes.