Akshay feels for common man as petrol price rises again

Last Updated: May 16, 2011, 16:25 PM IST

Spicezee Bureau

Mumbai: Petrol price has shot up yet again and the common man is facing the brunt of it all. As the whole nation reels with the rocketing price hike of petrol, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar empathised with people on the street.

Troubled by the agony of ordinary people, Akshay took to social networking site Twitter to express his concern over the inflating price of petrol which arguably remains one vital element in the day to day running of people ergonomics of the town.

The actor posted, “I only feel for the common man right now, how hard it must be on them...”

Because of the hike announced late evening yesterday, people flocked petrol stations till mid-night.

Akshay wrote, “Couldn`t even get to my house at nite for all of Mumbai was queuing up for petrol before the prices rocketed again.”