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Senior actor Jitendra Kapoor while attending Lokmat Awards held in Mumbai on Tuesday said that Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar deserves every award for his contribution to the society.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis conferred Kumar with the ‘Social Influencer’ award at Lokmat Awards in 2018 for delivering films like PadMan and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. That’s when Chairman of Balaji Telefilms, Balaji Motion Pictures and ALT Entertainment, Jitendra, said that Kumar deserves every award and is an inspiration for people.
Jitendra, while speaking about his friendship with the Editor-in-Chief of Lokmat group Vijay Darda, said that he’s known Darda for almost 40 years now. As per a report in Dailyhunt, the veteran actor was quoted as saying, “Back when even his father used to call me I used to attend the awards. Now, today he called me here so I have some to show my love and support.”