Mumbai, Nov 16 (IBNS): After months of speculations, Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan gave birth to a baby girl on Wednesday morning at Seven Hills Hospital in Mumbai.
Hospital authorities informed that Ash had a normal delivery that took place around 10am on Wednesday.
Overjoyed grandfather Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, “I AM DADA to the cutest baby girl !!”
Dad Abhishek Bachchan was the first person to inform everyone via micro-blogging site Twitter: “IT’S A GIRL!!!!!! :)))))”
Later he tweeted: “Thank you all for your prayers and good wishes. Both Aishwarya and the baby are doing great and taking some much needed rest.”
Soon after the news broke, Twitter flooded with congratulatory wishes by B-town celebrities.
Director Karan Johar tweeted, “Congratulations!! Baby B had a baby girl!! @juniorbachchan!!! All the love and happiness…am sure she will be the prettiest girl ever!!!”
“CONGRATULATIONS @juniorbachchan and Ash. So so Happy. May the new arrival in the family bring more happiness, joy and peace. Love :),” posted Anupam Kher .
Javed Akhtar tweeted to Amitabh Bachchan, “SrBachchan. Congratulations Amitabh ji, this has evoked my memory of the day when Shweta was born. Time flies and how swiftly !!.”
“Little Miss World has arrived! Jai ho!Big B over the moon about Baby B.Someone sign up Ash as Ambassador for Girl Child, please?Worthy cause,” author Shobhaa De wished.
Boman Irani tweeted: “@SrBachchan Dadaji!!!!!! All of us here are delirious with joy! Bless you all! @juniorbachchan OHHHH MAAAARAAAAA BAAAAAAP!!!!! Overjoyed my darlings!!!!!!
Bipasha Basu posted, “OMG! So excited Baby B is Daddy to a lil Angel! Congrats Ash n @juniorbachchan n to d entire family!Welcome sweet baby girl:)
“@juniorbachchan Woohoooo!!!! Thrilled!!! Congratulations again, to you and the Memsaab! Love, blessings, best wishes, always!!!” Vishal Dadlani wished Avhishek Bachchan.
When Ash was admitted, her husband Abhishek Bachchan, father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan and her parents Vrinda and Krishnaraj Rai accompanied her to the hospital.
Ash and Abhishek Bachchan tied knots in 2007.