Recently, in a singing reality show Superstar Singer 2 Akshay Kumar appeared as the guest. The actor was promoting his upcoming film Rakshabadhan alongside Bhumi Pednekar. When a contestant started to sing Phoolon ka Taaron Ka song by Kishore Kumar, Akshay Kumar’s sister Alka Bhatia’s voice note has surprised the actor as she said, “I just remembered while chatting with someone that the festival of Rakhi is on August 11. You stood beside me at all times, good and bad. From being a father, friend to a brother, you played all roles for me. Thank you for everything.” in Punjabi. She had also addressed Akshay Kumar as ‘Raju’. Akshay gets emotional and tears up listening to the same. He said, “We used to live in a small house. After the arrival of this goddess, our lives changed. There is no bigger relationship than that with a sister.”
Meanwhile, the movie Rakshabandhan is all set to be in theatres on August 11 which is also the festival of Rakshabandhan nationwide. The film was directed by Aanand L Rai.
On the work front, Akshay Kumar is also geared up for Ram Setu with Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushratt with created a controversy recently.