Revealed: The first photo of Tusshar Kapoor’s son Laksshya

The first picture of Tusshar Kapoor’s son Laksshya is out and the new born looks quite adorable. Grandpa and veteran actor Jeetendra was by the side of the baby.

Tusshar Kapoor becomes father to a baby boy through surrogacy. Highly ecstatic single father shared the good news to the world and he named his bundle of joy, Laksshya.

"I am thrilled to be a father! The paternal instincts in me have been overpowering my heart and mind for some time now. Therefore, I am thrilled beyond words to have Laksshya, now the greatest source of joy in my life," Tusshar, son of Bollywood actor Jeetendra, said in a statement.

Tusshar also thanked the medical team of Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai.

"By the greatness of god and the excellent medical team at Jaslok (hospital), parenthood is an option for many, who choose to be single parents," added the actor,

Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor are thrilled to have their first grandchild.  

The proud grandparents said in a statement, “We could not be more excited to be grandparents to Laksshya, and are completely supportive of Tusshar’s decision. This is certainly a tremendous blessing, and an exciting time in our lives. Tusshar is a wonderful son, and he has proven, with responsibility, independence and kindness, that he will be a great father to Laksshya.”

Dr Firuza Parikh, Director of IVF and Genetics at the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, appreciated Tusshar's decision and dedication, she said, “I am impressed with Tusshar’s determination to be a father. He maintained a keen interest in the baby’s health at every stage. He will surely be a sensitive and nurturing parent. Recently, we have had many single men and women approved for parenthood. As a public figure, Tusshar’s brave and bold decision will open the field of assisted reproduction making it accessible to not just single parents, but also to many who fervently desire to have a baby.”

Earlier, superstar Aamir Khan and his wife Kiran Rao had their son Azad Rao Khan through surrogacy and also Shahrukh Khan and Gauri Khan's third child AbRam was born via surrogacy.