Uri attack: While other busy in condemning the attack of Uri on Indian soldiers. Akshay takes a step further and issued cheque of Rs 5-10 lakhs for each of the martyr's families. "A medal or an award is good but not enough. More needs to be done for them and their families. They need money too," Akshay said.
Rockey, a Border Security Force constable was died fighting terrorists during the Udhampur terrorist attack in 2015 whose younger brother Rohit spoke highly of the actor. "It’s a great step from Akshay’s side because he is the only actor who thought about us and what a family goes through when a soldier dies for the country. We felt really nice that at least someone spared some time for us."