Actor Chiranjeevi tests Covid positive, Acharya shoot to be on halt

Actor Chiranjeevi has tested covid positive today. He was shooting for his next film Acharya but unfortunately, it will be on hold till he recovers. The actor has shared a note for his fans and people who were in contact with him. Read more to know the details.

By Bandana Singh, Updated : Nov 09, 2020 12:34 IST
Actor Chiranjeevi tests Covid positive, Acharya shoot to be on halt
Chiranjeevi tests covid positive

South Indian megastar Chiranjeevi tested covid positive today. He was likely to start shooting for his upcoming movie Acharya, before resuming the shoot he followed the protocol before resuming the shoot but unfortunately, he tested covid positive. 

The 65-year-old actor Chiranjeevi took it to his Twitter handle and announced his tests. The actor said that "Took the test before resuming 'Acharya' shoot as a protocol and unfortunately tested positive. I am currently asymptomatic & quarantining myself at home. Request all those who met me in the last 5 few days to also undergo covid tests. Will update you on my recovery soon."

Chiranjeevi will be set to entertain his fans through his upcoming movie title Acharya for which he will resume shooting after recovering from covid 19. It is his 152nd film. The makers and the actor shared the first motion poster and first look of the film on the occasion of Chiranjeevi's 65th birthday which was on August 22.  

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before the launch of the motion poster and first look, the actor thanked all his fans and well-wishers through his tweet. He said that “I want to thank each and every one of you for your warm and beautiful wishes on my birthday. Heartened and humbled by your love. This love is all that has made my life and is my greatest fortune. Thank you once again".

The film Acharya is directed and written by Kortala Siva and produced by the Konidela Production company. Mani Sharma has composed the music for the film. As per the film, the film revolves around the struggles of the socialist. The film also features Kajal Aggarwal