Sonam and Akshay Get National Film Award for Neerja and Rustom in Delhi
By Mehnaz : 06-May-2017
The lead pair of R Balki's Padman in Manori, Akshay Kumar, and Sonam Kapoor were honoured at the 64th National Film Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 3rd May 2017. At Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi, it was indeed a great day for both the action hero Akshay Kumar and the beautiful young heroine Sonam Kapoor. President Pranab Mukherjee felicitated Akshay as the best actor for his super hit movie Rustom and Sonam for her blockbuster Neerja as the best actress.
The celebrations were indeed not yet over for both Akshay and Sonam, R Balki's Set in Manori was decked up as a party venue on Thursday to celebrate the co-star's massive National awards win. A Source close to the unit mentioned that everyone present on the shoot decided to surprise Akki and Sonam with a cake. They had even popped opened a bottle of champagne as well.