Famous filmmaker and director Karan Johar has just become a proud father to twins- a boy and a girl - through surrogacy.
Tinsel town is abuzz with the news but this is not the first time that a Bollywood celebrity has become single father through surrogacy. Tushar Kapoor was the first actor in the B-town to opt surrogacy to become father.
Johar’s move to opt surrogacy had come at come at a time as the draft surrogacy Bill which was cleared by the Union Cabinet in August 2016, has not been passed as law yet.
Looking at the surrogacy trend in the Bollywood, let's have a look at the Bollywood celebrities who have opted for surrogacy to become parents in the past.
Tusshar became the first single father of Bollywood who opted for surrogacy to welcome baby boy Laksshya into the world in August 2016.
Shah Rukh Khan
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan took surrogacy's way to become parents the third time. The star couple became a proud parent to Abram Khan in July 2016. They already have two kids- Aryan and Suhana.
Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan and his second wife Kiran Rao has also opted for surrogacy for the birth of their son Aazad Rao Khan in 2011.Soon after their marriage, Kiran suffered a miscarriage which left the couple disheartened for a while, after which the couple opted for surrogacy.
Choreographer turned director Farah Khan become a mother to 3 beautiful kids- a boy and 2 girls in 2008 through IVF. She was 43 when she with her husband Sirish Kunder decided to become parents. The triplets Czar, Anya and Diva have turned 9 now.
Ten years after the birth of their first son Nirvaan, actor, producer and Salman Khan's son Sohail Khan and wife Seema opted to go the surrogate way for their second child, Yohan, who came in the world in 2011.