Sonu Sood remembered his parents after an airline honoured the actor by featuring him on its aircraft. Taking to the micro-blogging site, Twitter, Sonu expressed his gratitude. The Indian national carrier featured Sonu's picture on its aircraft and saluted him for his efforts during the lockdown. He was hailed as a hero for taking an active role and successfully sending thousands of stranded migrants to their home villages during the Covid-19 lockdown.
Responding to the airline's gesture, Sonu tweeted, "Remember coming from Moga to Mumbai on an unreserved ticket. Thank you everyone for all the love. Miss my parents more." Actor Kajal Aggarwal took to Twitter and hailed Sonu. Her post read, "Wow Sonu! This is just amazing. Big salute to all the fabulous work you have done and continue to do. #proudfriend".Taking to Instagram, he posted a video of how the airline completed the project. "Reminds me of my journey from Moga to Mumbai on an unreserved ticket. Miss my parents more today. Thank you @spicejetairlines for this honour. #humbled," he wrote in the caption. Actors Neha Dhupia and Ridhima Pandit also lauded Sonu. The actor lost his mother Saroj Sood in 2007. Sonu rose to fame with films such as Dabangg, Happy New Year, R... Rajkumar, Simmba, Yuva, Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Jodhaa Akbar, and Shootout at Wadala.