Akshay Kumar pens emotional note after mother’s demise; Read here

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Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar’s mother passed away this morning. She was admitted to Hiranandani Hospital’s ICU for the past 4 days. However, there is no confirmation about the cause of death.

Akshay Kumar was shooting for a film in London when he heard of his mother’s ailing health and admittance to the hospital. The actor immediately traveled back to India to spend time with her.

This morning, Kumar shared the heart-breaking news with everyone. His emotional note read, “She was my core. And today I feel an unbearable pain at the very core of my existence. My maa Smt Aruna Bhatia peacefully left this world today morning and got reunited with my dad in the other world. I respect your prayers as I and my family go through this period. Om Shanti.”

Aruna Bhatia was the co-owner of Akshay’s production house Hari Om Productions. She produced films like Singh Is King, Airlift, Patiala House, Rustom, Toilet- Ek Prem Katha, Mission Mangal and many others. She also bankrolled Holiday and Naam Shabana.

Recently Akshay had shared that he was trying to spend more time with his mother. He said, “Juggled shoot to spend a few days with mom in London. No matter how busy you are with life and growing up, don’t forget they are also growing old. So, spend time with them while you still can.”

The actor was reportedly very close to his mother. Aruna Bhatia is also survived by Akshay’s sister Alka Bhatia.

On the work front, Akshay is working on projects like Raksha Bandhan, Prithviraj, Sooryavanshi, Bachchan Pandey, and Atrangi Re.

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