Akshay Kumar injured on the set of ‘Kesari’

Akshay Kumar suffered ribs injury on the set of mega project, ‘Kesari’. The actor was shooting for ‘Kesari’ at Wai in Satara district, Maharashtra.

He got hurt while shooting a climax scene. He was advised rest. The highly devoted actor refused to return to Mumbai despite offering a chopper. He did not shoot on Wednesday. But also refused to be back home. Despite injury, he stayed back at the location. Akshay will decide whether he will shoot on Thursday or take a break.

For the first time Akshay Kumar and Karan Johar have joined hands for a production venture. Akshay Kumar will play the role of Sardar in ‘Kesari’.

"Extremely excited to see this exceptional and brave story unfold!!!." KJo tweeted with a picture divulging details about the film. 

"Akshay Kumar and Karan Johar proudly present Kesari based on one of the bravest battles fought in India 'The Battle of Saragarhi.' Directed by Anurag Singh and starring Akshay Kumar. Releasing Holi 2019," read a post shared by KJo's Dharma Productions' official Twitter handle.

Sharing the same picture, Akshay Kumar wrote# A film I'm extremely excited about personally and emotionally...#Kesari releasing Holi 2019.

‘Kesari’ based on one of the bravest battle fought in India is scheduled to release in Holi 2019. The film will feature Parineeti Chopra in the female lead.

“I have been shooting for ‘Kesari’ since the last one and a half months, and every time that I wear the taaj (turban) on my head, I am filled with pride,” Akshay had said earlier.