New Delhi: Actress Nushrrat Bharucha, co-starring Akshay Kumar in the movie Ram Setu isolated herself. In an Instagram story put up on Monday, she revealed her isolation. As per the report shared by the ETimes, actress Jacqueline Fernandez co-starring Akshay Kumar and Nushrrat Bharucha in their upcoming movie, have isolated themselves for precautionary measures after Akshay Kumar tested covid positive on Sunday. Also, actor Akshay Kumar on the advice of doctors has been admitted to the hospital. In an Instagram story, Nushrrat shared a glimpse of what’s keeping her busy in isolation and captioned, “Isolation, Steam Inhalation and precautions.”
In the next story, she revealed that the Ram Setu co-stars caught up with each other over a conference call and captioned, “Checking up on each other. Far apart but together in spirit.”
Akshay Kumar has been diagnosed with positive results when he was shooting along the team of Ram Setu in Madh Island. Recently on Monday, news agency PTI reported positive results of the 45 crew members. 40 of them were junior artists along with five others’ from Akshay Kumar’s team. The PTI told, “They all have been quarantined after testing positive. Out of those, 40 were junior artists while the rest were Akshay''s make up team, their assistants. Now the shooting has been halted indefinitely."
On Sunday morning Actor Akshay Kumar revealed that he has been tested positive for novel coronavirus and said, "I wish to inform everyone that, earlier this morning, I have tested positive for COVID-19. Following all the protocols, I have immediately isolated myself." On Monday, he confirmed he's quarantined at a Mumbai hospital: "I am doing fine but as a precautionary measure under medical advice, I have been hospitalized. I hope to be back home soon, take care."
The shooting for Ram Setu has to be postponed, unfortunately. Many other films have been lined up such as Sooryavanshi, Prithviraj, Bacchan Pandey and Raksha Bandhan.