Bollywood actor Shahid and Mira Rajput were blessed with a baby girl on Friday evening. Soon after Shahid shared the news, Riteish Deshmukh, Alia Bhatt and several celebs took to Twitter to congratulate the new parents.
Excited that he must be, Shahid made the announcement on Twitter on Friday night:
She has arrived and words fall short to express our happiness. Thank you for all your wishes.— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) August 26, 2016
Mira was rushed to Hinduja hospital in Khar, Mumbai, on Friday evening where the daughter was born of a normal delivery, DNA reported. The baby is healthy and weighs around 2.8kg.
Buzz is that Shahid, who last featured in the film, Udta Punjab, has taken some time off work for spending it with his wifey dearest.
Bollywood celebs soon took to Twitter to congratulate the new parents and bless the newborn.
Congratulations to both of you & lots of love & good health for the baby girl !!! @shahidkapoor 👨👩👧❤️— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) August 26, 2016
Huge congratulations to @shahidkapoor and Mira....nothing more precious than a baby girl....lots of love....— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) August 26, 2016
Congratulations @shahidkapoor & Mira on birth of an angel . Welcome to the club my friend. Love & blessings to the little one.— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) August 26, 2016
Congratulations @shahidkapoor and Mira ... It's d world's best feeling and I'm sure u already know how it is.. Lotsa love to the little one— Genelia Deshmukh (@geneliad) August 26, 2016
Congraaaaaats @shahidkapoor !!!! Welcome to d club!!! Love to the little one!!! N super hug to the parents!!!— Manish Paul (@ManishPaul03) August 26, 2016
Congrats my dear @shahidkapoor & the beautiful Mira on the arrival of their little Princess 💃❤️😍 Loads of love, happiness & more love always— Preity zinta (@realpreityzinta) August 26, 2016
Heartfelt Congratulations 2 Mira n @shahidkapoor .. God bless ur lil Angel.. N any advice u need I'm thrice qualified😘😘😘— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) August 27, 2016
Shahid, 35, and Mira, 22, tied the knot in a ceremony in July 2015. It was just three days back that the actor had shared a picture with Mira on his Instagram account: