Mumbai: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has started shooting in lockdown. Some photos have come out from the set in which Akshay Kumar is seen shooting with a mask. In fact, Akshay Kumar, along with filmmaker R Balki, shot at Kamalistan Studios on Monday, taking necessary precautions for an advertising campaign on the ‘responsibilities after lockdown’. Balki said the advertisement is for the Health Ministry and the team took all necessary precautions, including wearing masks and working with a minimum number of people.
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He said, “It was an advertisement for the health ministry for all of us about the responsibilities after the lockdown. We must return to work, but take care of our own and others’ safety. That’s what we did in the shooting.” Balki said, “There were very few people and very strict protocols.”
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Balki, who has done films like ‘Padman’ and ‘Mission Mangal’ with Akshay, said that the members of the unit felt that shooting could be done easily by following all the guidelines. Shooting for films and other programs has been suspended since the middle of March due to the corona virus.
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Talking about Akshay Kumar, he will be seen in the film ‘Suryavanshi’ after the lockdown, which is Rohit Shetty’s cop drama film. Apart from this film, Akshay Kumar will also be seen in ‘Lakshmi Bomb’ which will be released on digital platform.
Input – PTI