New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: What came as a surprise to Ayushmann Khurrana and Vicky Kaushal is that the duo received handwritten notes from Amitabh Bachchan. They recently won the joint-National award for their performances in 'Andhadhun' and 'Uri'. The actors took to social media to share the letter of praise and flowers they received from the Bachchan couple.

Ayushmann took to Instagram and thanked Big B for the appreciation. In a post, he wrote, "When you get a letter of appreciation from this generation’s megastar, it is no less than a National Award. Thank you Amitabh sir and Jaya ma’am.” while Vicky Kaushal uploaded the notes which read," A most deserving National Award… May more follow in time. Keep up the good work.”

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Kaushal wrote, "This means the world to me! Thank you Bachchan sir and Jaya ma’am”.

Vicky Kaushal has also thanked the Indian government and fans for appreciating the film, Uri, which is based on the Indian army.

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Ayushmann too had thanked the fans, by posting on social media.

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On the work front, Vicky is shooting for his next movie 'Sardar Udham Singh' while Ayushmann will be seen sharing the screen with Big B in his upcoming movie 'Gulabo Sitabo', directed by Shoojit Sircar.

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