Vicky Kaushal, the actor who has won everyone’s hearts with his back-to-back solid performances, is on cloud nine today as his performance in the movie Uri: The Surgical Strikes has been appreciated with National Awards.
Yes, you read that right. Vicky Kaushal starrer Uri: The Surgical Strikes won big at the recently announced National awards. Even Vicky Kaushal bagged the title of the Best Actor for the movie. Vicky is sharing the award with Ayushmann Khurrana, who won the award for Andhadhunn.
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Happy and honoured to share that our Film #UriTheSurgicalStrike will be re-released only for today, July 26th, to commemorate #KargilVijayDiwas. It will be screened for free in 500 theatres across Maharashtra. Extremely thankful to the Maharashtra State Government for their support and encouragement to this initiative by @rsvpmovies. Jai Hind 🇮🇳
As soon as the news came out, social media was soon flooded with best wishes for the actor. Vicky Kaushal also took to his twitter and dedicated the award to his parents and the team of URI. In his heartfelt post, Vicky also expressed his happiness to share the award with Ayushmann Khurrana. He wrote:
“Words might fall short to describe the happiness I’m feeling right now. For my work to be recognized by the honorable National Film Awards Jury is truly a moving moment for me and my family. I wish to thank each and every member of the jury committee for finding me worthy of the prestigious Best Actor Award for my work in URI-The Surgical Strike. I’m also very happy to be sharing the award with someone whom I admire, both as a person and as an actor. Ayushmann, congratulations brother!
I wish to dedicate this award to my parents, to every member of Team URI, to our nation and to our armed forces who put their lives on the line each day, come rain or storm.
Here, check out his post:
His post was soon flooded with comments. Many celebrities took to their social media and wished Vicky Kaushal on his achievement.
Here, have a look at how everyone reacted to the big news:
Huge Badhai ho to the team of #BadhaiHo and the team of #URI ! What a win to @ayushmannk and @vickykaushal09 ! Well done @RSVPMovies @JungleePictures @RonnieScrewvala ! #pritishahani Congratulations @AdityaDharFilms and kudos to #SriRamRaghavan for his win #Andhadhun
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) August 9, 2019
Congratulations 👏👏👏 https://t.co/wTCmt19rJ4
— Rana Daggubati (@RanaDaggubati) August 9, 2019
Apart from Best Actor (Male), URI won three other awards including Best Background Music, Best Sound Design and Best Direction.