"Evenings spent reading your suggestions": Aishwarya and husband choose baby name from fans" tweets




Two weeks after Aishwarya Rai and her husband Abhishek Bachchan welcomed a baby daughter, the couple are still to come up with a name.

They”re not lacking in ideas, however.

The emerald-eyed star”s husband invited fans to help, and was flooded with thousands of responses.

“Suggestions for names are very welcome guys. Something with “A”,” the actor posted on Twitter, four days after the baby was born.

Now, Abishek, says: “Evenings are spent reading out all your suggestions in front the family and trying to decide.”

The little girl has been nicknamed “Beti B” in the meantime – a moniker offered by one of the actor”s co-stars.

“Till we find a suitable name for the little lady a dear friend @ShahanaGoswami gave me a great one. We have Sr B and Jr B already so Beti B,” he wrote, referring to himself and his father Amitabh Bachchan (pictured holding the baby above), another famous Bollywood actor.

Sr B, every inch the proud grandfather, is delighted that fans have taken such an interest in naming his granddaughter.

“It is so lovable that they do this and I wish to thank the efforts that they make,” he wrote on his blog. “Soon a name shall come about and we shall share it with all.”

The baby will reportedly be named at a private family ceremony in December.