Tusshar Kapoor, who is known for doing some versatile roles and for thinking out of the box has done something which was never done any before by any of the Bollywood star. The 39-years single star has become father of a baby boy via IVF and surrogacy.
The Gol Maal actor, son of B-town veteran star Jeetendra seems to be on the seventh heaven over this big news.
While showing his excitement over the news, Tushhar Kapoor told Indian media: “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 (baby boy), now the greatest source of joy in my life,” says the Golmaal actor.
“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,” he adds.
“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,” said the parents of the actor, Shobha and Jeetendra while supporting Tusshar’s decsion of becoming a single father.
Tusshar’s consultant, Dr. Firuza Parikh, Director of IVF and Genetics at the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, also admired his bold decision.
“I am impressed with Tusshar’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,” says the doctor.
“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,” he adds.
Congratulations my dearest @TusshKapoor -couldn’t be more thrilled. Welcome to the world of parenting. love & blessings to the new born.Advertisements
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) June 27, 2016
Congratulations @TusshKapoor on becoming a father.. Not everyone has your courage..god bless ur lil Angel.
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) June 27, 2016
Am so thrilled to hear this news @TusshKapoor …huge congratulations and all my love…..bless the family with the best years ahead….
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 27, 2016
Congratulations Tushki! @TusshKapoor welcome to the best years of your life. You’re going to make a superb dad. Lots of love.
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) June 27, 2016
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 27, 2016