06 Feb 2021: TV actor Nakuul Mehta, wife Jankee Parekh welcome baby boy
Ishqbaaaz fame actor Nakuul Mehta and his wife, singer Jankee Parekh have welcomed their first child, a baby boy.
The actor took to social media and shared a heartfelt post with the first glimpse of his newborn baby's hand.
The celebrity couple had announced their pregnancy in November last year.
We extend our heartiest congratulations to them.
Details: This is us, wrote Mehta
Taking to Instagram, Mehta shared a photo of his baby's hand clinging onto Parekh's hand, and wrote, "February 3, 2021. This is Us. Grateful and sleepy in equal measure. *Ing: @jank_ee & Him (sic)."
Parekh also shared the same picture on her social media account along with the same caption.
The couple has not revealed the name of their baby.
Fact: Here is the post by Mehta
Reactions: Wishes have been pouring in for the couple
Soon after the news broke, Mehta's friends and colleagues from film and television fraternity started pouring in congratulatory messages for the couple.
Stars such as Rithvik Dhanjiani, Kritika Kamra, Amol Parasher, and Shashank Arora have conveyed best wishes.
While Kishwer Merchant wrote, "My birthday congratulations you guys (sic)," Shrenu Parikh commented, "Dher saari shubhkaamnaaein! Can't wait to see the pretty bwoy (sic)."
Fact: Mehta and Parekh tied the knot in 2012
For the unversed, the celebrity couple had tied the knot in 2012. They knew other since childhood, and dated for nine years before settling down with each other, reports say.
Work: A brief about their careers
Separately, on the work front, Mehta had made his acting debut in 2012 with Star Plus' serial Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara.
He also played a pivotal role in Ishqbaaaz, and was last seen in the ZEE5 series Never Kiss Your Best Friend.
His wife, Parekh, on the other hand, is a singer.