Bollywood actress Rani Mukerjee gave birth to a baby girl today (December 9).
Rani Mukerji is married to YRF head Aditya Chopra and the couple have named their daughter Adira. A healthy Adira was born this morning at Breach Candy Hospital, in Mumbai.
Adira is an amalgam of their names. Rani Mumkerjee released a statement and said that Adira’s birth has been “God’s greatest gift”.
The 37-year-old actress thanked her fans, friends and well wishers for their “unconditional support and blessings”. “I would like to thank all my well wishers and fans’, Rani said, ‘Today life has given us God’s greatest gift with Adira. We thank fans our friends and well wishers for their unconditional support and blessings. With joy we begin this new chapter in our lives.” (PICS: Rani Mukerjee welcomes baby girl Adira)
Rani and Aditya Chopra, who had for long been in a relationship, married in April 2014 in Italy. They are both accomplished in their fields of acting and film making in Bollywood. Adira is the couple’s first child.
Aditya’s younger brother Uday announced the birth of his niece on Twitter: “ITÂ’S A GIRL!!!!!”; while the couple’s close friend and filmmaker Karan Johar shared: “Am an uncle to a beautiful baby girl today!!!!! @udaychopra !!! Rani and Adi had a baby girl!!”
IT’S A GIRL!!!!!
— Uday Chopra (@udaychopra) December 9, 2015
Actress Parineeti Chopra also shared her joy by posting: “IT’S A GIRL !!!! So so excited baby Adira is born !! #Adi #Rani”;
ITS A GIRL !!!! So so excited baby Adira is born !! #Adi #Rani
— Parineeti Chopra (@ParineetiChopra) December 9, 2015
Rani and Aditya Chopra become proud parents to a baby girl named Adira. Congratulations!
— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) December 9, 2015
Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh also congratulated the couple.
Congratulations proud parents n chachu @udaychopra
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) December 9, 2015
Congratulation from Kavyasagar.com