Telugu Star Nagarjuna’s Son Akhil Turns Autowala For a Cause

Actor Nagarjuna’s son Akhil does his bit for a cause by driving an auto

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Akhil Akkineni turns autowala for a few hours for a good cause (Photo courtesy: Twitter)

Telugu superstar Nagarjuna’s younger son Akhil Akkineni sprung a surprise on Tuesday when he donned the hat of an auto driver for a cause. He was seen driving an autorickshaw in Khammam, near Hyderabad to raise funds for a seven-year-old chronic kidney patient. Akhil volunteered to do his bit as part of an event organized by an NGO.

Akhil makes for a stylish auto driver (Photo courtesy: Twitter)
Akhil makes for a stylish auto driver (Photo courtesy: Twitter)

“When Akhil learnt about the boy’s condition, he immediately agreed to be part of the initiative. Scores of his fans gathered at the event to catch a glimpse of the young star despite always surrounded by his entourage and high security. Akhil spent about two hours taking random strangers for a spin in his auto and made some quick money, which he later donated to the organizers,” a source said.

Akhil made his acting debut last year in a film titled Akhil, which tanked at the box-office. Presently, he busy reading scripts for his next project and according to sources close to him, he’s not in a hurry to sign another project.

(Karthik Kumar is an independent film critic and journalist. He actively follows and writes on popular South Indian cinema and covers independent films too.)

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