Saif to take paternity leave for Kareena’s delivery


Busy man Saif Ali Khan plans to take paternity leave during wife Kareena Kapoor Khan’s delivery. Saif is repotedly wraping up work before December as he wants to spend sufficiant time with Kareena and his new born.

The stylish actor is currently shooting for his upcoming film ‘Chef’ in Kochi. Chef is being directed by Raja Krishna Menon. “We should be done by December but may leave a few scenes for later so that Saif gets a break to be with his baby”. Saif and Kareena are expecting their first child in December.

Kareena Kapoor Khan is no in favour of taking pragnency leave, she is quite active during her pregnant period and seen during numerous things.

“If you love your job things happen naturally. I think people give too much thought that an actress has got married and now she has a kid or kids. It’s (marriage and motherhood) is a natural thing but you do continue to do normal things,” Kareena told PTI in an interview here.

“As we are actors, we are badgered with questions. Even if I was not an actor and may be a chef or anything else I would still go ahead with my life in this phase (referring to pregnancy). I love acting so why should I stop working.”

She has no plans to take a sabbatical, she said, “No..I don’t see it.”

Kareena is often seen hanging out with husband and her close friends. “There are physical changes that your body goes through. I am being normal, being the way I was earlier. I think being around happy and positive people is important. There are no midnight cravings so far,” she said.

When asked if she is receiving a tip or two on pregnancy and motherhood from people around her, she said, “My mother has not given me too many advices. Saif’s reaction has been that I am eating a bit too much. This is what he keeps saying.