The team of Aanand L Rai’s relationship drama ‘Raksha Bandhan’ is in the process of promotion and is visiting various cities across the country ahead of its release on the auspicious occasion of the Raksha Bandhan festival.
According to the multi-city tour promotions of the highly anticipated film and touring Dubai, Pune and Indore, the team of ‘Raksha Bandhan’ including Akshay Kumar, producer Aanand L Rai, and the cast including Sadia Khateeb, Smrithi Srikanth, Sahejmeen Kaur and Deepika Khanna recently visited Hyderabad.
Continuing his sweet gesture of gifting his on-screen sisters from each city during movie promotions, this time while the team is in Hyderabad, which is also known as the “City of Pearls”. Akshay took the sisters to the famous MG Market in Hyderabad to buy pearls and continued the tradition of gift giving. During billing, Aanand suggested that Akshay ask for a discount. But Akshay didn’t care and paid for the husks.
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Once the video surfaced, netizens greeted Akshay’s gesture. One user stated, “Sir ne discount nhi pucha (heart emojis).” Another user claimed “Akshay mr zabaan ke pakke hai.” One user claimed: “When akshay say* nahi discount nahi chahiye.” A netizen added: “I like the way he said discount nahi chaiye kyuki producers ko bahut lutt liya.” Another netizens added: “@akshaykumar he is a real gem. Much love to him.”
Directed by Aanand L Rai, produced by Aanand L Rai and Himanshu Sharma in association with Zee Studios, Alka Hiranandani and Cape of Good Films, written by Himanshu Sharma & Kanika Dhillon, the music of ‘Raksha Bandhan’ is composed by Himesh Reshammiya and the lyrics are by Irshad Kamil.
Raksha Bandhan featuring Bhumi Pednekar, Akshay Kumar, Neeraj Sood, Seema Pahwa, Sadia Khateeb, Abhilash Thapliyal, Deepika Khanna, Smrithi Srikanth and Sahejmeen Kaur is slated for release on August 11, 2022.