Kareena Kapoor, Mira Rajput... Celebrity moms-to-be


Giving birth to a child and becoming a parent is a matter of greatest joy. The news of stork visiting the home bring a lot of happiness and the parents-to-be await the day when they would be able to hold the baby in their arms. Many of our celebrities are also excitedly waiting to welcome their new-born to the world.    

Let’s take a look at celebrity moms-to-be from the world of Bollywood, television who will be welcoming adorable babies in the coming months.

Mira Rajput, wife of actor Shahid Kapoor is expecting the couple’s first child in September. Shahid made the announcement of his impending fatherhood at the trailer launch of his film ‘Udta Punjab’ in April. A loving husband that he is, Shahid also took his lovely wife on a ‘babymoon’ to Maldives and spends quality time with her. Mira tied the knot in July last year. Theirs was an arranged marriage.

Cricketer Harbhajan Singh and actress Geeta Basra who got married in October last year, are on their way to parenthood. Geeta is due by this month-end or early August. The actress is currently at her parents’ home in London where her family held a grand baby shower for the soon-to-be-mommy last month. Once the baby is born, Geeta and the new-born are expected to return to India in October.

Kareena Kapoor is expecting her first child with hubby Saif Ali Khan in December. Amidst speculations about Kareena’s pregnancy, Saif confirmed the news in a press statement earlier this month. Currently, the couple is holidaying in Pataudi with Kareena keeping a low-profile as she doesn’t want the paparazzi to click her pregnancy pictures. She will shoot for ‘Veera Di Wedding’ before going on maternity leave after September.

Television actress Shveta Salve is heavily pregnant and can’t wait to welcome her baby. She is due anytime now. The hot actress who starred in shows like ‘Kahin Kisi Roz’ and ‘Hip Hip Hurray’, married businessman Harmeet Sethi in 2012 and the couple is set to welcome their first child. In the meantime, Shveta has been enjoying her pregnancy and posting pictures of her baby bump on social media.

Actress Shweta Tiwari and winner of reality show ‘Bigg Boss season 4’ is pregnant for the second time and is expecting by early December. She already has a teenage daughter Palak Tiwari by her ex-husband Raja Chaudhary whom she divorced in 2007. She is now married to actor Abhinav Kohli, her co-star for TV series ‘Jaane Kya Baat Hui’.   

Supermodel Carol who married her French boyfriend Samuel Ziza in 2013, is expecting her first child with him and she is due soon. She confidently walked the ramp with her baby bump as a showstopper at the Lakme Fashion Week in late March when she was five months pregnant. She also choreographed a ramp-walk organised by a skincare oil brand on the eve of Mothers’ Day in May. Carol, along with actress Shveta Salve and twelve other expecting mothers.

Actress and television presenter Roshni chopra is pregnant with her second child with cinematographer Siddharth Kumar Anand. The couple who tied the knot in 2006, has a three-and-half-year-old son Jaiveer. Roshni announced the good news on her social media account with a picture of her flaunting the baby bump and captioned it, ‘Round 2!’. She is expecting her little bundle of joy in September.

Television actors Karanvir Bohra and his wife Teejay Sidhu are expecting their first child after almost 10 years of marriage. The mom-to-be is reportedly four months pregnant and is expected to deliver on November 11. Interestingly, the couple will celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary the same month. Teejay, who played a key role in &TV series ‘Santoshi Maa’, had to quit the show due to her pregnancy. Karanvir and Teejay, who is three and a half years older than him, tied the knot after a long relationship in 2006 at the Sri Sri Ravishankar Ashram, Bengaluru.

Actress Chahat Khanna who was seen in popular soaps ‘Bade Achhe Lagte Hai’, ‘Qubool Hai’ and some other shows and movies, is expecting her first child with husband Farhan Mirza. She is due in September. Chahat and Farhan tied the knot in February 2013.