Virat Kohli to Karan Johar: Celeb dads who took paternity leaves

First Published Dec 24, 2020, 9:51 AM IST

There's a big taboo of not taking the paternity leaves but here's a list of celebrity dads who took paternity leaves breaking the norms.
 

<p style="text-align: justify;">Having a baby is a beautiful thing, but it also can get stressful for the mother. So, if the dads take half of the responsibility, it becomes easier to manage everything. It will also strengthen the bond between you and your little one.<br />
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Having a baby is a beautiful thing, but it also can get stressful for the mother. So, if the dads take half of the responsibility, it becomes easier to manage everything. It will also strengthen the bond between you and your little one.
 

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Virat Kohli</strong><br />
Actress Anushka Sharma and captain of the Indian cricket team are expecting their first child in January 2021. He has taken the paternity break to be around his wife a little more than usual.</p>

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Virat Kohli
Actress Anushka Sharma and captain of the Indian cricket team are expecting their first child in January 2021. He has taken the paternity break to be around his wife a little more than usual.

 

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Shahid Kapoor</strong><br />
A dotting dad to two munchkins, Shahid Kapoor took a six month off during Misha's birth and took a month-long for his and Mira's second child, Zain.</p>

Shahid Kapoor
A dotting dad to two munchkins, Shahid Kapoor took a six month off during Misha's birth and took a month-long for his and Mira's second child, Zain.

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Karan Johar</strong><br />
Karan Johar, one of the big names in Bollywood, took two months gap to be around his little ones, Roohi and Yash. He welcomed them through surrogacy in 2017.</p>

Karan Johar
Karan Johar, one of the big names in Bollywood, took two months gap to be around his little ones, Roohi and Yash. He welcomed them through surrogacy in 2017.

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Mark Zuckerberg</strong><br />
Mark, the Facebook CEO took a two-months long break when his children Max and August, were born. He also promoted gender equality.</p>

Mark Zuckerberg
Mark, the Facebook CEO took a two-months long break when his children Max and August, were born. He also promoted gender equality.