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Akshay slams critics over National Award controversy

Akshay Kumar said he had faced this kind of criticism his entire career

By: Sarwar Alam

Actor Akshay Kumar today urged those criticising his National Award win to “take it back” if they felt he did not deserve it. He won his first National Award this year in the best actor category for his role in Rustom. The decision, however, was met with criticism with many arguing that it was not fair. When asked about it, Akshay said: “I’ve been hearing it for past 25 years, whenever someone wins there is some discussion around it. This is not new. Someone or the other always creates a controversy. ‘He shouldn’t have won, the other person should have.’…

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