Tusshar Kapoor shares pic of his son Laksshay
Proud papa Tusshar Kapoor shared picture of his bundle of joy, Laksshay Kapoor. The picture shows veteran actor and grandfather Jeetendra holding his grandson in his arms. Both the grandpa and grandson are seen in matching clothes.
Sharing the cute picture, Tusshar Kapoor wrote#"'What are you looking at?...strike a pose, there's nothing to it!!!' ....Baap numbri beta dus numbri! Love, family”.
In June this year, Tusshar Kapoor becomes father to a baby boy through surrogacy. Through surrogacy using IVF, unmarried Tusshar turned papa. Highly ecstatic single parent of a baby boy 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.