Akshay Kumar receives Indian citizenship, shares the news on the 77th Independence Day.

The actor, known for his roles in films like 'Joker', had previously faced criticism due to his Canadian citizenship.

Akshay has always expressed his strong bond with India and that he had already applied for a change of passport.

His latest release 'OMG 2' is shining brightly at the box office. The five days collection of the film is ₹72.27 cr in India. 

Akshay playing Lord Shiva's messenger had adopted to a vegetarian diet, showing dedication to his role of Lord Krishna in the first 'OMG' film.