When fans crowded Anita Hassanandani in Maldives. Pictured: Anita Hassanandani
When fans crowded Anita Hassanandani in Maldives. Pictured: Anita HassanandaniIANS

Anita Hassanandani aka Shagun of "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein," who turned 35 on Thursday, April 14, celebrated her birthday with close friends in a plush hotel in Mumbai. Anita's husband Rohit Reddy had planned the surprise birthday party, which was attended by Ekta Kapoor, Karan Patel, Ankita Karan Patel and Aly Goni, among others, Bollywood Life reports.

Some pictures from the birthday bash have surfaced online, wherein Anita and the others are seen having fun together. Anita looked gorgeous in a black dress. It was reported recently that Rohit had bought shares of an online start-up company as Anita's birthday gift. The actress will be designing bags for the portal.

"I am excited to be part of this business venture. Rohit feels I have good taste, and this venture should work for the both of us. This was an unexpected gift. I am very happy about it," Anita had told Hindustan Times. Anita also said she and Rohit love to surprise each other on birthdays. "Rohit and I give surprises to each other on our birthdays, and I am sure he has something special lined up for me this year too," she had added.

While Divyanka Tripathi aka Ishita of "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein" was not a part of the birthday celebrations, the actress wished Anita on Instagram. "#HappyBirthday @anitahassanandani. While trying to find a picture of ours... Spotted this one. So... this deep should you always be covered in love and happiness. Have a good day, [sic]" Divyanka posted.

Child artiste Ruhaanika Dhawan also wished Anita on Instagram. "Wishing this very beautiful who we adore absolutely a very happy happy birthday @anitahassanandani we love you somuch God bless may you have the best, [sic]" Ruhaanika posted. 

Meanwhile, after the leap, "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein" has been revolving around Ishita and Raman (Karan), who are leading separate lives. While Ishita lives in Australia, Raman resides in Delhi along with his and Ishita's surrogate child Pihu (Ruhaanika). Also, Ruhi, who lives with Nidhi (Pavitra Punia), has grown up to be a tomboyish teen and a successful musician. Nidhi had renamed Ruhi as Ruhaan.