Akshay Kumar has introduced that he’ll not be the model ambassador of a tobacco model he had just lately signed up for. The actor made the announcement by way of his social mdia Post midnight on Thursday.
Akshay, who was the most recent Bollywood star after Ajay Devgn and Shah Rukh Khan to affix Vimal promos for his or her cardamom merchandise. It is a model that additionally sells tobacco merchandise. His determination was not properly obtained by followers.
He then apologised to his followers with a be aware on Instagram. “I am sorry. I would like to apologise to you, all my fans and well-wishers. Your reaction over the past few days has deeply affected me. While I have not and will not endorse tobacco, I respect the outpouring of your feelings in light of my association with Vimal Elaichi. With all humility, I step back. I have decided to contribute the entire endorsement fee towards a worthy cause. The brand might continue airing the ads till the legal duration of the contract that is binding upon me, but I promise to be extremely mindful in making my future choices. In return I shall forever continue to ask for your love and wishes,” he wrote.
Recent advertisements for the model confirmed Shah Rukh and Ajay Devgn welcoming Akshay to the ‘Vimal universe’. All of them struck the Vimal salute and chewed on the elaichi (cardamom). Akshay followers had been sad that he was selling a dangerous product. They even shared previous movies of him wherein he had spoken about his aversion to alcohol, cigarettes and different merchandise, to remind him of what he has as soon as stated.
Akshay was final seen in Bachchhan Paandey. His upcoming tasks embrace Raksha Bandhan, Ram Setu, Prithviraj and Selfiee.
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