Actors Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi named their daughter Mehr Dhupia Bedi. The couple welcomed their baby girl on Sunday and shared her first photo on Tuesday on Instagram.
"Mehr Dhupia Bedi greets the world," he stamped a picture of their daughter who only showed her tiny feet. His socks read, "Hello world". According to a statement issued by his PR, Neha gave birth to the child on Sunday morning at the Womens Hospital in Mumbai and the mother and child "did something extraordinary".
Angad tweeted Tuesday a health update from the mother-child duo. "The last two days have been extraordinary. Neha and I have been blessed with a beautiful baby girl. Thank you for all your hopes and love that came our way. My two girls did very well, "he wrote.
Neha and Angad surprised everyone with their marriage in May this year. They confirmed Neha's pregnancy in August, a little over three months after their marriage.
"This is a new start … # 3ofUs," Neha has posted, sharing a series of photos where the happy couple poses, showing off baby bumps.
In one picture, Angad was carrying the bulge, and in one picture, he was pointing in that direction.
As soon as the news came out, actress Soha Ali Khan was seen with her husband and actor Kunal Kemmu outside the hospital.
Some other celebrities took to social media to congratulate new parents.
Singer-actress Sophie Choudry, Neha's close friend, tweeted: "Yaay, it's a girl. Congratulations, Neha and Angad that I love the birth of your daughter! May he be blessed with good health and happiness always! And with you two as his parents, I know his life will be full of love and laughter! This is a truly special chapter in your life. "
Tennis star Sania Mirza, who gave birth to a baby girl three weeks ago, tweeted the best wishes for the couple and said life would not be the same for them.
"Kiss you and hug a new mother on the arrival of your baby girl. Life will never be the same … Three weeks of speaking experience. Date of play waiting. "
Together with Sania, her husband and cricketer Shoaib Malik congratulated Neha and Angad, and wrote: "Heartiest mubarak Neha and Angad have been blessed with a baby girl … Masya Allah. May God bless him with a life full of happiness, health and comfort. "
Others who showered their love and blessings on the newborn included Aayush Sharma, Harbhajan Singh and Nimrat Kaur.
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First Published: 20 Nov 2018 13:37 IST