Sharing a short clip of her visit to the hospital, Ekta while congratulating the new mommy said that she is happy to be welcoming her ‘nephew’. The video opens with Ekta standing with a mask on, and asking Anita to pose. Anita smiles and shows a victory sign while lying on the hospital bed. Then, Ekta congratulates her and announces, “Mera bhanja hua hai (my nephew is born).”
Posting the video on her Instagram account, Ekta wrote, “When u realise ur not gonna b discussing work n lovelife but babies now! Congrats @rohitreddygoa n @anitahassanandani welcome to the mummy daddy club!! Yayyyyy.”
For the unversed, television actress Anita Hassanandani and husband Rohit Reddy welcomed their first child, a baby boy on Tuesday evening. Rohit took to social media to share the news.
Rohit shared a photo from the actress’ maternity photoshoot with pregnant Anita lying on the bed, where he can be seen kissing her cheek. The words “It’s a boy” are written in the background. “Oh Boy!” Rohit captioned the photo.
Congratulatory messages poured in for the new parents from industry colleagues as well as fans and social media followers, who showered the newborn with their love.
“Boy I’m also a parent. Aunt-parent. Anita and Rohit Congooo!” Ekta Kapoor shared on Instagram story.
“Heartiest congratulations Anita and Rohit. So so so happy for you guys,” shared Ankita Lokhande. Karanvir Bohra commented: “Yahooo congratulations!”
Maanvi Gagroo, Hina Khan, Barkha Sengupta, Bharti Singh, Ankita Bhargava, Aniruddh Dave, Nakuul Mehta, Kishwer Merchantt, Bani J, Madhurima Tuli were among those who posted congratulatory messages for the couple.
Earlier, a photo shared by Rohit on his Instagram story from the hospital room had gone viral. In the photo, Anita is seen lying in the hospital bed with a smile on her face holding husband Rohit’s hand who is seated next to her. Rohit captioned the photo: “Love you, baby. Most beautiful moments ever.”