Actor Kalki Koechlin and her partner, Guy Hershberg, welcomed a baby girl on Friday, February 7, in Goa. The actor gave birth to her first child through the water-birthing technique. There’s no official confirmation on the same by the couple, however, various media reports suggested that the couple became proud parents to a baby girl, and both the baby and the mother are doing fine.

The news was first broken by photographer Viral Bhayani who took to his Instagram account and made a post announcing the birth of the child.

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Congratulations #kalkikoechlin she had a baby girl last night ❤❤❤

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Earlier, in an interview with Kareena Kapoor Khan, Kalki had revealed how she wasn’t planning to have a baby. But, when she got to know about her pregnancy, she told her partner and they decided to go ahead with the pregnancy. Kalki said Guy was totally thrilled to know about the baby and even though they had been planning to have a baby in a year or two, the news of pregnancy brought more excitement in life and they absolutely endured all the emotions.

Kalki also talked about her decision of having a baby out of wedlock. She said she knew that it’s still a matter of morality and breaking conventions but she had the support of her family. The actor said her mother told her that she didn’t want to rush her into a wedding just because of the baby. Kalki said her mother told her that if she was going to get married this time, she had to make sure it was for a lifetime.

Our congratulations to the couple!