Actors Kunal Khemmu and Soha Ali Khan have been blessed with a daughter. (Kunal Khemmu/Twitter photo)

MUMBAI—Actors Kunal Kemmu and Soha Ali Khan were on Sept. 29 blessed with their first child, a daughter. The film fraternity extended their good wishes to the new parents.

"We are over the moon to share we have been blessed with a beautiful baby girl on this auspicious day. Thank you for the love and blessings," Khemmu tweeted.

The actor was in a live-in relationship with Khan, daughter of veteran actress Sharmila Tagore and the late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, since May 2013. They got engaged in July 2014 and tied the knot in January 2015.

The pair has together worked in films like "99" "Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge" and "Mr Joe B. Carvalho."

Celebrities including Priyanka Chopra, Anupam Kher and Parineeti Chopra congratulated the couple. Here's what they tweeted:

Priyanka Chopra: “Congratulations Kunal Kemmu and Soha Ali Khan this is amazing news! Much love and joy to you and your family.”

Anupam Kher: “Congratulations! Lassiv te phalliv.”

Parineeti Chopra: “Yay Kuns! I told you it was going to be a girl now trust me more!”

Rahul Dholakia: “Congratulations! Love and wishes to both mother and daughter!”

Vir Das: “Congratulations to my friends Kunal Kemmu and Soha Ali Khan. Love light and happiness to you!”

Arpita Khan Sharma: “Congratulations Soha and Kunal. Ahil's little friend has arrived. Can't wait to see her, sending lots of love from ours to yours.”

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