Akshay Kumar is likely one of the many Bollywood celebrities to have examined constructive for the novel coronavirus as Maharashtra battles a second wave of COVID-19. Following his physician’s recommendation, the actor has additionally been hospitalised. This information comes simply as his movie, Ram Setu was kicking off its taking pictures schedule with the lead forged. However, it was additionally reported that 45 individuals had examined constructive for COVID-19 on the movie’s units however now, the makers have denied this information. In truth, the co-producers of the film have referred to as this information “absolutely inaccurate and a total misrepresentation of facts.”
Vikram Malhotra advised a number one every day that commonplace working procedures had been laid down for everybody’s security and therefore, assessments had been performed on all crew members. “In line with the same, and ahead of the shoot to be held on April 5 in Madh Island, around 190 people were tested on 3rd at an off-location testing camp in Versova, Mumbai from which a certain number were to be selected for the shoot. Out of these 190-odd people, 25 people tested positive and were, therefore, removed from those who qualified to be part of the unit for shoot the next day,” he elaborated.
“The shoot lined up for April 5 needed to be suspended. There is totally no connection or correlation between the 2 developments because the very shoot that’s being quoted within the false story by no means came about,” he additional clarified.