Aishwarya Rai gives birth to baby girl

“IT’S A GIRL!!!!!!” tweeted the new proud dad on Wednesday.

“Thank you all for your prayers and good wishes,” he said later. “Both Aishwarya and the baby are doing great and taking some much needed rest.”

So far no information about the baby’s name has been reported.

Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan married on April 20, 2007 in a private ceremony.