National Film Awards 2017: Apart from Akshay Kumar, other awardees included Dangal star Zaira Wasim who won Best Supporting Actress, Mohanlal who received the Jury Award, and Sonam Kapoor who was given a Special Mention for her work in Neerja
Zaira Wasim, who played the junior version of wrestler Geeta Phogat in Aamir Khan's Dangal, said, "I am extremely happy. I would like to thank the jury for conferring on me this honour"
The 64th National Film Awards were announced today. Akshay won his first ever National Award for Rustom
National Awards: Akshay Kumar, who was snubbed by the Filmafre, won Best Actor, Neerja fetched two awards, one was a Special Mention prize and Dangal's Zaira Wasim also won an award