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Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal Gets Official Emoji on World Emoji Day, See Actor's Reaction

On the occasion of World Emoji Day, Akshay Kumar's 'Mission Mangal' was awarded an official emoji on Twitter.


Updated:July 17, 2019, 1:47 PM IST
Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal Gets Official Emoji on World Emoji Day, See Actor's Reaction
Mission Mangal poster and Emoji, courtesy of Twitter

Wednesday, July 17, marks the World Emoji Day. Social media platforms and messaging apps have adopted this innovative way of communicating better since 1999 and emojis have come a long way. Now there's an emoji for almost every mood or moment.

On the occasion, Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal was also awarded its official emoji on Twitter. Earlier on Tuesday, Akshay asked fans to channel their creative energies towards suggesting and designing an emoji that would suite the theme and idea of his film in the best way possible. He wrote on Tuesday, "For #WorldEmojiDay tomorrow, I have a fun activity for you all. If "#MissionMangal had an emoji, what would it be? Reply in comments."

The Mission Mangal emoji has planet Mars, with the Indian flag hoisting over it. Sharing the emoji, AKshay wrote on Wednesday, "It’s amazing to see so much enthusiasm to find the best emoji for #MissionMangal. The #MissionMangalEmoji has just been made. Thank you @TwitterIndia. #WorldEmojiDay."

Other actors from the upcoming film, namely Sharman Joshi, Kirti Kulhari, Taapsee Pannu also reacted to the Mission Mangal emoji on social media. See their reactions here:

'Blowing a kiss' and 'Tears of Joy' are the most used emojis in India suggests a report by tech company Bobble AI. The two emojis are widely used on WhatsApp, Facebook and dating apps.

Starring Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu, Nithya Menon, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman Joshi as the central characters, Mission Mangal releases on Independence Day, alongside Johan Abraham's Batla House.

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