If you are a fan of basketball then you must be familiar with Nav Bhatia who is also popularly known as ‘Raptors Superfan’. He is not only the biggest and official fan cum supporter of the professional Basketball team, Toronto Raptors, but also a very successful businessman in Canada. And if you know him well, this article will make you love the man even more as his daughter Tia has revealed the emotional story of her adoption.
On May 15, 2021, Nav Bhatia became the first-ever fan to be memorialized in the new superfan gallery for the 2020 induction class by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. While being felicitated with the honor, Nav also went on to thank his wife Arvinder and his daughter Tia.
Nav is extremely close to his daughter Tia and both of them have updated their social profiles with adorable pictures together. But do you know, Tia Bhatia is not the biological daughter of Nav Bhatia? Yes, the young actress has herself revealed the emotional story of her adoption by Nav Bhatia and his wife Arvinder Kaur Bhatia.
Tia recently updated her gram feed with a new video in collaboration with The Better India. In the video, the emotional yet overwhelming story of Tia’s adoption is shared.
Tia was initially abandoned by her biological parents and was later found by an orphanage in Ambala. After spending a few years in the orphanage, Nav Bhatia and Arvinder Kaur Bhatia visited the place and decided to adopt her.
But her lovely story of getting lucky to be Nav Bhatia’s daughter is not that simple as the struggles did not end there. Before the adoption formalities, in a medical test, it was revealed that Tia had a hole in her heart. In response to this, the orphanage even offered the couple to change the baby, but Nav Bhatia and his wife refused and stated, “She Is Our Daughter.”
Later on, the couple got Tia treated and gifted her a new and healthy life. Tia counts her parents as her best friends and support system. This story about the Bhatia family is indeed very emotional.
This overwhelming, emotional and inspiring story of Tia’s adoption is reaching the masses and people are sharing their adorable reactions to the same.