Sharing the letter, Akshay wrote, “Humbled by condolence messages on mom’s passing, thankful to all. Grateful to hon’ble PM for this amazing gesture to take out time and express warm feelings for me and my late parents. These comforting words will stay with me forever. Jai Ambe.”
In the letter, the PM lauded Akshay’s parents for raising a son like him. He also called him ‘one of India’s most admired and versatile actors.’ He also shared that he spoke with Akshay on the day of his mother’s death.
Akshay’s mother died on September 8 in Mumbai. The actor came back to the city on September 6 from London, after learning that his mother was admitted to Mumbai’s Hiranandani Hospital.
Sharing the news of his mother’s death with his fans on social media, he wrote, “She was my core. And…