Veteran Bollywood actor and politician Paresh Rawal took a dig at all the people who were calling Akshay Kumar a Canadian citizen and were questioning his nationality and love for the nation. In a series of tweets, Paresh Rawal not only lashed out at those trolls who tried to question his citizenship. He also praised Akshay Kumar for his generous and much-needed contribution. Also Read - Akshay Kumar Says Not Him, His Mother Has Donated Rs 25 cr to 'Bharat Maa' For Coronavirus-Free Nation
Talking about the same, Paresh Rawal tweeted, “With no ulterior motives or desire for a political career, or setting sight for Ambassadorship or favours from the Gov; here is this gentleman citizen who pays his taxes honestly & does charity passionately. Yet some low lives call
@akshaykumar a Canadian citizen !”
He further added, “Khiladi who plays straight from the Heart … proud to have known and work with you @akshaykumar.”
Akshay Kumar, on March 28th, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to announce that he will be donating Rs 25 crore from his savings to PM Modi’s Cares Fund. His tweet read, “This is that time when all that matters is the lives of our people. And we need to do anything and everything it takes. I pledge to contribute Rs 25 crores from my savings to
@narendramodi ji’s PM-CARES Fund. Let’s save lives, Jaan hai toh jahaan hai.”
Not only Akshay Kumar, other actors from the Indian film fraternity such as Varun Dhawan, Kartik Aaryan, Ram Charan, Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu, Prabhas, Salman Khan, Rajinikanth, among others have pledged to donate for the country amid the coronavirus crises which has infected more than 1000 people in India and over 6 lakh people across the globe.