Akshay Kumar, who pioneered Martial Arts in the Indian Film Industry, is now teaming up with Aditya Thackeray to start a Martial Arts school in Mumbai.
The actor who completed his taekwondo black belt training in India and later travelled to Thailand and Hong Kong for further training; later returned to India and pioneered Martial Arts in the Indian Film Industry.
Such is his passion for Martial Arts hat a few years ago Akshay had initiated a martial arts tournament as well to promote the form of combat and self defense. A birdie tells us now that Akki Bhai and youth leader Aditya Thackeray are all set to launch a martial arts school.
The martial arts training institute for women which will be set up in Mumbai will be the first of many that the two plan on launching across the state of Maharashtra. The institute that will be inaugurated by both Akshay and Aditya is said to be operational by the end of May.