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A child adds colour to a couple’s life. Lazy mornings turn into sleepless nights and binge-watching Netflix turns into diaper duties. And within some time, a couple fits themselves into their new role of parenthood and everything seems meaningful. Seeing the baby take their first step to witnessing them eat their first solid food, parents find happiness at every phase of their child’s life. And television actress, Shikha Singh is going through all these emotions as she had embraced motherhood and had welcomed a little angel. (Also Read: Rubina Dilaik Enjoys Performing 'Pahadi' Dance With Her Family, Shares A Video From Her Family Time)
Shikha Singh is famous for her role as ‘Alaya’ in the daily soap, Kumkum Bhagya. Shikha had married her pilot boyfriend, Karan after dating him for some time. And after four years of marital bliss, the couple had embraced parenthood. On June 16, 2020, Shikha and Karan had gotten blessed with a baby girl and in an interview with the Bombay Times, Shikha had revealed that they have named their daughter, Alayna Singh Shah. She had also revealed that throughout her pregnancy, they used to address the baby as ‘AI’.
On July 16, 2020, Shikha and Karan’s daughter, Alayna turned one-month old and the doting mom shared a glimpse of her daughter. Shikha took to her Instagram handle and shared a picture, where Karan held their little angel, Alayna in his arms. In the picture, Shikha and Karan looked tired and sleep-deprived. Along with the picture, Shikha wrote, “And just like that in between the sleepless nights & the crazy schedules. Alayna turned 1 month old. Probably u can see the new parenthood on our faces.”
In an interview with Pinkvilla, Shikha had opened up about the new phase of her life and had stated that nothing has changed. She had revealed that apart from being deprived of sleep because of the baby’s schedule, not much has changed since Alayna’s arrival. She had also revealed the meaning of her daughter’s name and had stated that Alayna has different meanings and had said it means dear child, beautiful and ray of hope. (Also Read: Riddhima Kapoor Sahni Shares Her Late Father, Rishi Kapoor's Cutest Photo Ever From His Childhood)
On June 30, 2020, Shikha had shared the first glimpse of her daughter, Alayna. She had taken to her Instagram handle and had shared pictures of Alayna’s feet along with the feet of her mommy and daddy. Their pooch, Goku was also seen in the frame. Along with the pictures, Shikha had written, ““Alayna” is Paw-some. P.S- Im glad I got a lil sister cos there can only be one Good Boi in the house.”
It was Shikha’s husband, Karan Shah, who had revealed the news of her pregnancy through his social media handle. On April 22, 2020, Karan had taken to his Instagram handle and had announced Shikha's pregnancy. In the pictures, we could see Shikha flaunting her baby bump. The pictures were captioned as "Us: Yayyy! Goku: Nooooo, peace gonna be ruined mannn! What did u do?"
In an interview with the SpotboyE, when Shikha was asked if she prefers a boy or a girl, she had replied, "If the baby is healthy, the gender doesn't matter for me and my husband. I know girls have their own charm and boys also have their own adorability. But we are waiting for a healthy one. We are just praying that life should get normal before the baby’s arrival so that we can enjoy our parenthood right from the word 'Go'." (Also Read: Kareena Kapoor Khan Cheers For Brother-In-Law, Kunal Kemmu For His Film, 'Lootcase')
We are eager to see Alayna’s face. What about you? Let us know.