NEW DELHI – Bollywood beauty queen Kareena Kapoor Khan is pregnant and is expecting the baby in December, confirmed Saif Ali Khan on Friday after months of speculation by the media.

The couple, which had earlier been dismissing the pregnancy rumors, has now confirmed that Bebo is indeed preggers with her first child.

The duo is expected to be blessed with their first baby in December.

“We would like to thank our well wishers for their blessings and support and also the press for their discretion and patience,” said Saif, while making the announcement.