Karan Mehra aka Naitik and wife Nisha Rawal blessed with a baby boy, share first photo

TV actor Karan Mehra of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai fame is on a sabbatical from TV to be by wife Nisha’s side.

tv Updated: Jun 15, 2017 11:48 IST
Monika Rawal Kukreja
Monika Rawal Kukreja
Hindustan Times
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TV couple Karan Mehra and Nisha Rawal tied the knot in 2012.

Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actor Karan Mehra and his wife Nisha Rawal welcomed their first child on Wednesday night. The television star, popularly known by his screen name Naitik, took to Instagram to share the news with an adorable photo.

“The littlest feet make the biggest footprints in our hearts, this is something that cannot be expressed in just words. We are ready for this new journey with our little blessing that has arrived in the form of a beautiful baby boy,” he wrote with the post. Fans — in hordes — liked the photo, and congratulated the couple on becoming parents. Nisha, too, was quick to repost the photo, celebrating the arrival of their bundle of joy.

Karan and Nisha tied the knot in 2012 after dating for six years. Rumours of Nisha’s pregnancy surfaced mid last year. However, she rubbished all the reports on social media. In January this year, Nisha announced her pregnancy, with a post: “Here’s putting all speculations about my weight gain to rest: Yes our 1st baby is on the way & we are on our way to bringing a new life on this planet, need all your good wishes.”

Since then, both Karan and Nisha have been enjoying this phase and sharing pictures with fans. Nisha’s growing baby bump was visible in quite a few pictures. She even did a maternity shoot.

The couple also hosted a lavish baby shower, and many friends from the industry joined the celebrations.

Throughout these nine months of pregnancy, Karan has been by Nisha’s side. The actor even took a sabbatical from small screen and was totally devoted to taking care of his wife. In the interviews he gave in the recent months, he often mentioned that he would resume work only after their baby’s birth. Last year, Karan participated in reality show Bigg Boss, it was then when Nisha got to know that she was pregnant.

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First Published: Jun 15, 2017 11:44 IST