Shahid Kapoor and wife Mira Rajput became proud parents to their first child, a baby girl on Friday (Aug 26) evening. And Shahid Kapoor himself took to Twitter to announce the good news. After Shahid shared the news, Riteish Deshmukh, Alia Bhatt, Anushka Sharma and other celebrities congratulated the new parents.
Excited father Shahid Kapoor shared the news on Twitter, ''She has arrived and words fall short to express our happiness. Thank you for all your wishes.''
Click on the slider to view candid pictures of the new parents.
Shahid Kapoor surprised everyone by marrying Mira Rajput, who does not belong to Bollywood, last year.
The couple tied the knot in July, 2015 in a private ceremony.
(In Pic-Shahid Kapoor kissing Mira Rajput.)
Shahid Talks About Mira
Shahid Kapoor once told a leading daily about Mira Rajput, "I'm still falling in love with her....a bit more every day. The first time we met, we spoke for seven hours.''
(In Pic-Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput.)
Shahid Kapoor further added, ''We were at a friends' farmhouse in Delhi. We went for a walk outside and the sun was setting behind her. I realised her eyes were not dark.''
(In Pic-Shahid and Mira.)
Shahid & Mira's Love Story
''They had a hazel tinge. That moment, I felt shayad main iss ladki se shaadi kar sakta hoon. But I also told myself, "What are you thinking? Bees saal ki hai besharam!" He revealed.
(In Pic-Shahid and Mira.)
Shahid Kapoor On Marrying Mira
''I think the fact that we are different works for us. It is a nice thing that we are different from each other,'' Shahid Kapoor told a news agency.
(In Pic-Shahid and Mira's wedding picture.)
Shahid Talks About Wife
''At the same time we are good at communication, we get along well. Mira makes me feel very normal. I go back to a very real atmosphere and I really like that a lot,'' Shahid Kapoor added.
(In Pic-Shahid and Mira at their wedding.)
Riteish Deshmukh tweeted, ''Congratulations @shahidkapoor & Mira on birth of an angel . Welcome to the club my friend. Love & blessings to the little one.''
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Alia Bhatt also congratulated the couple and wrote, ''Congratulationssssssss to the most amazing couple @shahidkapoor @MiraRajput !!!!! Can't wait to see this beautiful baby girl!!!!❤️❤️❤️💃💃.''
Genelia Deshmukh tweeted, ''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.''
Sultan actress Anushka Sharma wrote, ''Congratulations to both of you & lots of love & good health for the baby girl !!! @shahidkapoor 👨👩👧❤️.''
Karan Johar too, wished Shahid Kapoor and Mira, ''Huge congratulations to @shahidkapoor and Mira....nothing more precious than a baby girl....lots of love....''
Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput's baby girl was born at the Hinduja hospital in Khar around eight on Friday evening. Both Mira and her daughter are said to be doing well and in a healthy condition.