How Bollywood is coping with surge in Covid-19 cases

How Bollywood is coping with surge in Covid-19 cases
CoronavirusWith several stars and crew members testing positive for the coronavirus, many shoots have been halted.PTIFacebook / PTIWith the release of films like Sooryavanshi being pushed indefinitely and top stars Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal and Bhumi Pednekar testing positive for the coronavirus, the danger of halting ongoing shootings of the projects looms large and so does the fear of many daily wage earners losing employment amid the surge in coronavirus cases in Maharashtra. As year 2021 appears to be a repeat of 2020, industry insiders say they are amping up safety measures, including regular Rtpcr tests, to control the spread of Covid-19 on the sets of the on-ground productions as they cannot afford to suspend filming activities. Not just Kumar, who was shooting for Ram Setu, as many as 45 members of the film's crew have also tested positive. As a precautionary measure, the actor was admitted to a city hospital on Monday.
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