Malayalam actors Dileep and his wife Kavya Madhavan welcome their first child on October 19 this year. The couple is blessed with a baby girl and Dileep through his social media accounts shared the news with his fans. Before the baby was born, Kavya and Dileep’s family had hosted a grand baby shower. Baby shower along with birthday celebration of the actress took place in Kochi last month and was attended by only close friends and family members.
While the couple has not released any photos of their newborn baby girl, the name of the baby girl has been finally revealed. According to a report in a Malayalam website, the family has named the child Mahalakshmi. The report also suggests that it is Dileep’s elder daughter Meenakshi who has suggested the name. Meenakshi is Dileep’s daughter from his first marriage with Manju.
Dileep married Kavya Madhavan in 2016. This is his second marriage after he parted ways from his first wife, actress Manju Warrier. Dileep is already the father of a daughter from his first marriage. Dileep’s daughter Meenakshi from the previous marriage is currently living with the actor. Kavya and her first husband Nishal Chandra parted ways in 2011.
Meanwhile, Dileep was ousted from the Association of Malayalam Movie Artists. He is one of the accused in the Malayalam actress abduction case. The actor claimed that he will be back when proved innocent.