Today, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna, his wife and their two children Aarav and Nitara, leave for the UK following the death of his mother Aruna Bhattia on September 8. After hearing about his mother’s illness, the actor had to rush to Mumbai to finish filming in the UK.
Akshay and his family were seen at Mumbai Airport today as they left for the UK. Akshay is believed to have returned to the UK to continue shooting for Cindrella. While filming, he was forced to return to Mumbai to care for his mother, who was being treated at Hiranandani Hospital.
Akshay, who was seen at the airport with folded hands, thanked the paparazzi as he made his way to the airport entrance. Twinkle was seen holding Nitara’s hand while Aarav was also spotted.
Akshay, who was close to his mother Aruna Bhatia, took to social media to express his sorrow after her passing. Akshay, who was close with his mother, wrote: “She was my core. Today, I feel an uncontrollable pain at my core. Today, my maa Smt Aruna Bhatia, peacefully passed away and was reunited with her father in the other dimension. As my family and I go through this time, I appreciate your prayers. He tweeted Om Shanti.
It was the actor’s 54th Birthday, just a day after his mother died. Akshay shared the picture with his mother on this occasion and wrote: “Would never have liked it that way, but I’m sure mom is singing Happy birthday to me right up there!” Thank you to everyone for your condolences, and wishes. “Life goes on.”
Akshay Kumar was in London shooting for Cinderella, his upcoming film. This film is the official remake for the Telugu movie Rakshasudu. Vashu Bhagnani funds the film. Rakul Preet sings in the film. Ranjit Tewari, Vashu Bhagnani worked together on Akshay’s last release BellBottom.
Akshay Kumar is working on Raksha Bandhan and Sooryavanshi, Ram Setu and Bachchan Pandey.