Shahid Kapoor blessed with a baby boy

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput were on Wednesday blessed with their second child, a baby boy. The baby was born at the Hinduja hospital in Khar, Mumbai.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 6, 2018 5:44:49 pm

shahid kapoor blessed with a baby boy Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput have become parents to a baby boy.

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput were on Wednesday blessed with their second child, a baby boy. The baby was born at the Hinduja hospital in Khar, Mumbai. Mira was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday evening and gave birth to a baby boy by late evening. Hospital officials and a source close to Shahid confirmed the news to

Shahid’s mother Neelima Azeem, brother Ishaan Khatter and Mira’s mother accompanied the couple to the hospital. Talking to, Neelima Azeem thanked everyone for all the love and said, “Both baby and Mira are god-blessingly doing well.” Later on Thursday, Shahid was spotted with daughter Misha outside the hospital.

shahid kapoor and misha visit the hospital Shahid Kapoor posed with daughter Misha as he visited Mira and his baby boy at the hospital. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
shahid kapoor, misha photos Shahid Kapoor and daughter Misha at Mumbai’s Hinduja hospital.

As soon as the news broke out, many congratulatory messages flooded social media. Bollywood actors Preity Zinta and Alia Bhatt too wished the couple. “Congratulations @shahidkapoor & Mira on the new addition to the family 😍 So Happy for both of you. Loads of love, happiness and diapers 🤩 always… Ting ! #babyboy #Happiness #Love,” tweeted Preity. Alia, who has worked with Shahid in films like Shandaar and Udta Punjab, shared a photo of him with Mira and captioned it, “Congratulations my loves.”

alia bhatt congratulates Shahid kapoor Alia Bhatt shared this photo of Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput as she congratulated them for their second child.

TV actors Ashish Chowdhry, Karanvir Bohra and Romit Raj also congratulated the couple.

Shahid and Mira became parents for the first time in 2016 when daughter Misha was born. Then, Shahid took to his Twitter handle to announce the happy news. Earlier this year, the Batti Gul Meter Chalu actor made the announcement of expecting his second child and posted a photo of his daughter Misha lying happily beside a drawing of balloons with “Big sister” written above them.

shahid kapoor kapoor family Ishaan Khatter and Shahid’s mother Neelima Azeem spotted at the Hinduja hospital. (Photo: Varinder Chawla)
shahid kapoor daughter Misha Shahid Kapoor with daughter Misha.

Around, Misha’s birth, Shahid took a break from work for several months. He has been a hands-on parent since then. Earlier in an interview with, he shared, “I just want to be there for my daughter and my second child. I want to spend my life with them. I want to know about their life. I hope that I’m a good influence. I hope I’m not stuck up and can allow them to fly. They have their own identity and destiny… Your job is to be there when they need you, that’s it.”

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