Genelia and baby doing fine, informs elated father Riteish

Genelia D’Souza and Riteish Deshmukh got the greatest gift of life. The couple was blessed with a baby boy yesterday and the Deshmukh family welcome their bundle of joy with a big smile. When the baby was born, Riteish broke the good news on twitter, saying, "It's a BBBOOOOYYYYYY!!!!!!!!". Wishes poured in for the proud parents. Now the elated father informed all that the new mother Genelia and the baby are doing fine.

At the same time Riteish Deshmukh thanked one and all for their prayers and best wishes.

“Thank you all for your Love, Prayers & Blessings - the mother @geneliad n the lil one are doing great”.

In another tweet, the actor expressed his desire to thank everyone personally for their blessings.

“I wish I could personally thank everyone, every tweet means a lot- will try n reply to as many as I can- big hug guys”

Riteish and Genelia starred in movies like `Tujhe Meri Kasam`, `Masti` and `Tere Naal Love Hogaya` tied the knot on February 3, 2012 at a lavish ceremony in a five-star hotel in Mumbai.