Akshay Kumar apologises after bodyguard punches fan

Saturday, Apr 30, 2016,14:11 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Mumbai | Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has publicly apologised to a fan after his bodyguard punched him at Mumbai airport. Calling the incident unfortunate and uncalled for, the 49-year-old Airlift star said he reprimanded the bodyguard and will make sure such things are avoided in the future.

What happened that day was unfortunate and uncalled for. I was at the airport and I heard a commotion which made me turn around, I didn’t notice anything wrong so I walked on.

It was later brought to my notice that my bodyguard had punched a fan, Akshay wrote on Twitter. I have reprimanded him and given him a strict warning for the same. My sincere apology to the fan who was hurt. I hold my fans in the highest regard and such incidents are always upsetting. I will ensure such a scenario is avoided in the future, the actor wrote.