Celebrities across the world are finding their own ways to thank doctors and medical practitioners for their tireless efforts in the fight against coronavirus. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Thursday announced the launch of a reprised version of the song ‘Teri Mitti’, as an act to pay tribute to the ‘real heroes’. The 52-year-old star took to Twitter to announce the date and time of the song launch – Friday at 12:30 pm. Also Read - Covid-19 Vaccine in India: How to Download Vaccination Certificate Online Via CoWIN, Aarogya Setu | Step-by-step Guide

With a background score of the original track from the movie Kesari, the actor shared a video with illustrations of doctors. “Sarhad pe jo wardi khaki thee, ab uska rand saved hua,” the wordings flashed across the video. “A salute to the heroes, a tribute to our brave India,” the lines further read.cTowards the end of the 28-second animated video, Akshay actor announced: “Teri Mitti tribute. Song out tomorrow at 12:30 PM.” Also Read - India's Coronavirus Cases Drop to 42,640 Today; Lowest in Nearly 3 Months; Vaccinations Hit World Record

Meanwhile, ace filmmaker Karan Johar too shared the video on Instagram and wrote: “They are fighting to keep us safe and for that, we are forever grateful. A tribute from our hearts to theirs, #TeriMitti. Song out tomorrow at 12:30 pm” Also Read - COVID-19: India Vaccinates Record 80 Lakh People on Day 1 of Revised Guidelines, PM Modi Says 'Well Done'

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Akshay Kumar has been informing people about the necessary precautions to be taken to stay safe amid the coronavirus outbreak through his social media handles. Earlier, the ‘Mission Mangal’ actor joined hands with actors including, Kartik Aaryan, Tiger Shroff, Taapsee Pannu, Kiara Advani, and launched a hope anthem – ‘Muskurayega India,’ and made an attempt to pump up Indians with positivity amid the testing times of coronavirus.

(With inputs from ANI)