As per the latest reports coming in, Varun Dhawan, Nitu Kapoor, Anil Kapoor and Raj Mehta Director of Jug Jug Jiyo have been reportedly tested positive for Covid-19 amid shooting in Chandigarh. As per the reports of Filmfare, a source close to the film project revealed that Anil, Neetu, Varun along with Raj have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus and that the shoot has been halted. While the stars have not yet confirmed the same, the portal claimed that a source close to shooting informed them.
Varun Dhawan, Nitu Kapoor, Anil Kapoor And Raj Mehta Test COVID-19 Positive
The reports also mentioned that the shoot has commenced last month has been put on hold until Varun, Nitu, Anil and Raj Mehta will be healthy again. Just a few weeks back, a video of Neetu Kapoor taking the COVID 19 test on the sets had gone viral and often, the senior star gave fans a glimpse of the precautions being taken on the sets of the film including the crew wearing PPE suits, masks and gloves. However, now, if the report by Filmfare is anything to go by, then the leading cast along with the director has been apparently infected with COVID 19.
the Films cast also includes Kiara Advani, Maniesh Paul and Prajakta Koli. While Maniesh recently joined them in Chandigarh, Kiara and Prajakta had jetted off along with Neetu, Varun and Anil from the private airport in Mumbai last month. Even the first look of the film was released last month featuring Varun and Kiara.
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