Hurley`s mother didn`t know about split

London: Elizabeth Hurley`s mother has revealed that she didn`t know that her actress daughter has separated from her husband.

Hurley announced it Sunday on microblogging site Twitter saying she and Indian-origin businessman Arun Nayar have split and that their family knew about it.

But Hurely`s mother Angela contradicted her claim, reports

"I didn`t know about it. I must go," said Angela.

Hurley`s announcement came just hours after reports of her alleged affair with Australian cricketer Shane Warne surfaced on the internet.