Akshay Kumar had announced that he had tested positive for the coronavirus. He took to Instagram and wrote: “I want to let everyone know that earlier this morning I tested positive for COVID-19. By following all the protocols, I immediately isolated myself. I am in home quarantine and have sought the necessary medical attention. . I sincerely ask everyone who has come in contact with me to get tested and take care of it. Back in action very soon! He later also revealed that he had been hospitalized for the same. Now, according to reports in ETimes, Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi, creative director of Ram Setu, who was with Akshay on Saturday in Madh Island also spent the COVID-19 test, but it tested negative.
The main actresses Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha, were also on the set on Saturday and isolated themselves as a precaution. They will also do the coronavirus test. A source close to the film also revealed that Akshay Kumar spoke with those responsible for the film and asked them if everything in question had been tested. In addition, he told them to look into the well-being of each member of the team. It was also reported earlier that 45 junior artists from the film also tested positive.
Speaking of the movie, Akshay Kumar plays the role of an archaeologist in the movie. It is produced by Cape Good Films, Abundantia Entertainment, Lyca Films and Prime Video. Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi was set for release on April 30 but has now been postponed indefinitely. The film also features Katrina Kaif, Jaaved Jaaferi, Gulshan Grover, Kumud Mishra, Abhimanyu Singh, Vivan Bhatena and Sikander Khan, with special appearances from Ajay Devgn as Singham and Ranveer Singh as Simmba. On Rohit Shetty’s birthday, Akshay and Ranveer announced that Sooryavanshi would hit screens on April 30. The two posted a teaser video explaining how the trailer for the film came out that day, last year.