Babita Phogat is expecting her first child with wrestler Vivek Suha, amid the Covid-19 pandemic, and says she’s mentally prepared to tackle the challenges in thesetimes.

Babita Phogat on being preggers in Covid times: Main apne aap ko mentally taiyyar rakhti hun

Commonwealth Games gold medallist, wrestler Babita Phogat is basking within the happiness of being pregnant. The mother-to-be just lately shared some photos from her child bathe on social media, and “cherished every single moment of it”. And quickly after revelling within the wedding ceremony celebrations of her youthful sister — Sangeeta with wrestler Bajrang Punia — Babita tells us, “I haven’t rested from the day I got to know I’m pregnant. Main apne aap ko mentally tayyar rakhti hun kisi bhi cheez ke liye… We enjoyed Sangeeta’s wedding thoroughly. There were only family members considering the safety (precautions needed) during corona.”

Babita introduced her being pregnant, by way of social media, to the world within the seventh month.

The champion from Haryana, who’s married to wrestler Vivek Suhag, says Covid occasions are usually not straightforward for anticipating moms. Ask if she too is discovering it robust to change into a mom in Covid occasions, and she or he replies, “Main manage kar leti har situation ko. Apne liye bhi time nikalna ho… I keep myself prepared. Mujhe acha lagta hai kaam karna (I manage to juggle and find out time for myself in any situation; and I like to work so take out time for that as well).”

Of late, she says she has taken to studying extra. She has been spending time studying texts comparable to “Mahabharata, Ramayana, and especially Sundar Kand”, to assist her acquire energy for this new accountability. Besides, she retains herself match and occupied with jogging, strolling, and her work as a politician.

And who higher to hunt steering than her elder sis Geeta Phogat. “She keeps giving me tips, whether it’s about shopping or otherwise. Badi behen hain woh aur is daur se guzar chuki hain. She asks me to be happy and stress-free. As and when I get time, when I go for shopping, toh mai Geeta se pooch leti hoon. Woh experience ho chuki hain ab. And she always guide me saying ‘Kaam apna karte rehna hai’. Toh kaam main pura karti hoon, including political work and household work. Main pregnancy se pehle jaise apna kaam karti thi, waise hi abhi bhi karti ja rahi hoon. Bas khaane peene ka dhyan rakhti hoon,” she provides.

Babita says she’s ecstatic and thrilled to change into a mom for the primary time.

Talk about her current child bathe, and she or he gushes, saying, “Bahut acha lag raha hai. Pehli baar maa banne jaa rahi hoon. Ek alag si khushi hai (I’m ecstatic and thrilled to become a mother for the first time).” And talking on the “new journey”, Phogat who broke the information in her seventh month of being pregnant on social media, says: “Har ek din excitement mein jaa raha hai. Bas intezar hai us ghadi ka; hum sab wait kar rahe hai. Har kisi ko khushi hoti hai parents banne ki aur Vivek bhi bahut excited and happy hain (Everyday brings with it its own excitement. We’re all waiting for the moment when the baby comes to this world),” she smiles.

A bunch of celebrities expect throughout at the moment, together with actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Anushka Sharma. So, does that translate to the peer strain of wanting good on a regular basis? She laughs, and says, “Jo lady pregnant hoti hai, woh waise hi khubsurat hoti hai. Chahe koi bhi ho. Usko aur khubsurat dikhne ki zarurat nahi (A pregnant woman as it is radiates beauty, regardless of any special efforts)!”

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