Akshay Kumar to catwalk in Bangalore

Updated: Oct 12, 2010, 14:50 PM IST

Mumbai: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar will be walking the ramp in Bangalore at an event, which will be a culmination of his signature campaign against the use of the word `retard`.

Akshay, who is the brand ambassador for Special Olympics, will sport clothes by Bangalore-based designer Ramesh Dembla at the grand finale of the campaign, said a source.

The event will be held Oct 30.

Akshay will also lead a pledge at the ceremony where everyone present will take an oath to eradicate the use of the `r-word` in reference to mentally challenged people.