Akshay Kumar made a donation of 9 lakh each to the families of 12 CRPF jawans killed in a Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh on March 11
"After seeing the shocking visuals of rain affected Chennai, Akshay Kumar wanted to help the people and in this regard he called director Priyadarshan, who in turn directed him to contact Suhasini Maniratnam," read a statement
The state faces one of its worst droughts, specifically the Marathwada region. The Singh is Kinng actor plans to financially help 180 families of farmers who committed suicide due to the acute agrarian crisis. -Everybody does it and there is nothing to talk about it. I don't know what to say," the 48-year-old actor said
Akshay Kumar was overwhelmed with several birthday wishes. But he was especially touched with how some fan clubs celebrated his special day at orphanages and by organising blood donation camps.