Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma and Indian Cricket team Skipper Virat Kohli have been blessed with a baby girl.
Virat Kohli through his social media handle shared the news that the couple welcomed their first child on Monday afternoon. He added that Anushka and the baby are both healthy and signed off with a request for privacy.
Virat shared a post on twitter, “We are thrilled to share with you that we have been blessed with a baby girl this afternoon. We thank you all for your love, prayers and good wishes. Anushka and the baby are both healthy and we are feeling beyond blessed to start this new chapter of our lives. We hope that you can respect our privacy at this time. Love, Virat.”
Both Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli had announced on their social media accounts about their pregnancy last year on August. The couple shared similar posts on social media and had written, “And then, we were three! Arriving Jan 2021.
Soon after Virat announced the news, congratulatory messages have flooded on social media for the couple.
“Congratulations brother and @anushkasharma. Welcome to parenthood. A big hug to the little one, who’ll give you happiness like you’ve never experienced before
Shikhar Dhawan tweeted, “Congratulations @imVkohli and @AnushkaSharma on the birth of your daughter. Lots of love to the little one.”
Ashwin also congratulated and tweeted, “Congratulations @imVkohli and @AnushkaSharma for the baby girl, A very warm welcome to the club!”