Actor Akshay Kumar says he felt the pain that refugees went through during the filming of his forthcoming movie “Airlift”, based on evacuation of Indians from Kuwait during the Iraq-Kuwait war.
“Felt the pain of #refugees during @AirliftFilm filming. Respect to Jordan and change-maker @QueenRania’s ongoing efforts to protect refugees,” Akshay tweeted on Wednesday (January 13). (Also read: Was intimidated to work with Akshay Kumar: Nimrat Kaur)
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 13, 2016
Directed by Raja Krishna Menon, “Airlift” also stars “The Lunchbox” fame actress Nimrat Kaur. (Also read: Akshay Kumar doesn’t want to stress on patriotism)
The film will release on January 22. (Also read: Akshay Kumar keen to do a women centric film with Nimrat Kaur)