Tusshar Kapoor is the celebrity to become a first single father. Tushhar on Monday announced the arrival of his son born last week through IVF and surrogacy. The baby has been named Laksshya. Proud grandparents Shobha and Jeetendra are very happy.
Tusshar Kapoor said, “I am thrilled to be a father! The paternal instincts in me have been overpowering my heart and mind for some time now. Therefore, I am thrilled beyond words to have Laksshya, now the greatest source of joy in my life.”
Tusshar Kapoor has been blessed with a baby boy on monday. Tusshar went for IVF and surrogacy and stayed put with all the proceedings of the baby’s birth.
Proud grandparents, Shobha and Jeetendra, have also extended their support to Tusshar Kapoor. They said in a joint statement, “We could not be more excited to be grandparents to Laksshya and are completely supportive of Tusshar’s decision. This is certainly a tremendous blessing and an exciting time in our lives. Tusshar is a wonderful son and he has proven with responsibility, independence, and kindness that he will be a great father to Laksshya.”
Tusshar Kapoor also said, “By the greatness of god and the excellent medical team at Jaslok (hospital), parenthood is an option for many, who choose to be single parents.” The IVF treatment was led by Firuza Parikh, Director of IVF and Genetics at the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre.
Dr Firuza Parikh said, “I am impressed with Tusshar Kapoor’s determination to be a father. He maintained a keen interest in the baby’s health at every stage. He will surely be a sensitive and nurturing parent. Recently, we have had many single men and women approved for parenthood. As a public figure, Tusshar’s brave and bold decision will open the field of assisted reproduction making it accessible to not just single parents, but also to many who fervently desire to have a baby.”
Earlier, superstar Aamir Khan and his wife Kiran Rao had son Azad Rao Khan through surrogacy and even Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan’s third child AbRam was born via surrogacy. Surely, this calls for a celebration in the Kapoor house as they welcome their youngest member. The proud and happy father Tusshar Kapoor is extremely thrilled to be a father!
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