I didn’t even realise. At a recent press conference in Mumbai, the National Award-winning actor narrated the entire incident and once again extended his apology. Extending my sincerest apology for violating the code of conduct for the tricolor.Didn’t mean to offend anyone,the picture has been removed
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 24, 2017
Akshay Kumar has always explicitly expressed his love for the country. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd He said, “I was unfurling the flag at that time and it was upside down. Related News
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Published:July 28, 2017 11:06 am
Akshay Kumar clarifies what actually happened at ICC Women World Cup finals. The film releases on August 11. Didn’t mean to offend anyone, the picture has been removed,” he wrote. Though Akshay apologised for hurting the sentiments of Indians, he was still criticised for violating the code of conduct for the tricolour. Not only this, it was Akshay who launched the app ‘Bharat Ke Veer’ which enables people to make donations to the families of soldiers of Indian Armed force. If you watch it on television, you will see I am holding it right. On various occasions, he has emerged as a true patriot supporting various projects for the better future of Indians. “Extending my sincerest apology for violating the code of conduct for the tricolor. On the work front, Akshay is busy promoting his next, Toilet; Ek Prem Katha with his co-actors Bhumi Pednekar and Anupam Kher. I was trying to steady it and hold it right but someone from behind clicked the photo. Still, if I have hurt someone’s sentiments, I apologise to them.”
Earlier also Akshay tweeted an apology after his photo from the stadium in London created a furore on social media. Unfortunately, the Toilet: Ek Prem Katha actor got clicked at that very moment and became the target of trolls and received a lot of backlash for the same.