The Dev D actor also revealed that the it is quite difficult to hold onto relationships for actors.
"Dating issues for normal couples are a lot more generic.
He went on to get a role in the multi-starrer Honeymoon Travels Pvt Ltd., which was his first commercial hit.
Next up he won critical acclaim for his role in the suspense thriller 'Manorama Six Feet Under'.
Confirming the news a source told a daily, "Abhay enjoys life.
After a handful of hit films and interesting roles, Abhay Deol almost went into hiding.
If nothing exciting was happening on the work front, his relationship with girlfriend and live-in partner Preeti Desai had also touched its low.Kashyap's followup, No Smoking (2007) met with negative reviews and performed poorly at the box-office. D (2009), a modern adaptation of Devdas was a critical and commercial success; followed by the political drama Gulaal (2009), and the thriller That Girl in Yellow Boots (2011).His prominence increased with the two-part crime drama, Gangs of Wasseypur (2012).And after all these months, the otherwise shy Abhay decided to open up about his split with Preeti."The desire to protect your relationship when you are open to public scrutiny is natural.