A picture of Ajith from his earlier movie "Arrambam".IB Times India

Wishes are pouring in for Tamil star Ajith and wife Shalini, who were blessed with a second child on Monday. Former actress reportedly gave birth to a boy at 4:30am on 2 March at a private hospital in Chennai.

The star couple, who tied knot in 2000, was blessed with their first child, Anoushka, in 2008.

The news of the baby's birth was welcomed with lots of celebration by celebs and Thala fans. The social media carried the news with much delight that "Kutty Thala" became a trending topic on Twitter and Facebook.

While many celebs chose to wish the star couple personally, others including Dhanush, Jayam Ravi, Vikram Prabhu and Vaibhav Reddy wished him on Twitter.

Read Celebs' Wishes for Ajith and Shalini on their Special Day:


Many many congratulations to Ajith sir and shalini mam on the arrival of their baby boy :) may God bless the cute little soul :)"

Venkat Prabhu

Congrats Ajith Saar and Shalini madam!!! Let's welcome our #KuttyThala."

Jayam Ravi

Many congratulations to Ajith sir & Shalini. God bless the little one."

Vaibhav Reddy

Congratulations Ajith Anna :)))) it's a baby boy kutti thala."

Vikram Prabhu

Wishing Ajith sir's Family on the New born! Happiest times start now!" 

Kaloori Akhil

#Thala #shalini blessed with a baby boy #KuttyThala vanthutaru." 


Congratulations Thala & Shalini mam.welcome Jr.Thala!!" 


Congratulations #Ajith Anna & #Shalini Akka on being blessed with a Baby Boy. HeartyWishes & Loads of Blessings for Jr. #thala."


My hearty wishes to #ajith sir #shalini on their very special day." 

Eros South

Our heartiest congratulations to Ajith Kumar & Shalini on the arrival of their baby boy this morning! :) #KuttyThala."

Imman (Composer)

Wishing Ajith sir's Family never-ending peace and joy with the new born..kutty thala!!"

DD Neelakandan

Ajith sir n shalini mam, another bundle of joy n blessings added to ur family.. make way for d lil prince.. love n prayers frm al of us."