According to latest reports, a massive set of Prabhas and Saif Ali Khan starrer Adipurush has caught fire. The makers were shooting on huge scale against Chroma and green screen when the fire caught up in the sets.
A source revealed to Pinkvilla, “It happened due to short circuit and the entire chroma set up went into ashes. However, it eventually came under control and no casualties have been reported. Om Raut and his entire team are safe.”
The source further added, “The situation is under control now. Thankfully, all fire safety measures were in place on the set. A fire brigade was spotted on the sets within minutes of the fire and took the situation under their control. By god’s grace, no causalities have been reported,”
However this is a good news for all the fans that no casualties have been reported. The film is believed to pave a new way for technology in Indian Cinema. Prabhas character is inspired from Lord Ram, while Saif Ali Khan will essay a role like Ravana. The film is eyeing to release in theatres on 15th August, 2020.
The film also ran into controversy when in a candid interview Saif Ali Khan was quoted saying that Adipurush will depict the humane character of ‘Ravana’ and justify his act of abducting Sita. This statement by the actor didn’t go too well with the fans. Everyone called out Saif for demeaning and wrong representation of Indian culture and history. The actor had to later apologize for this statement.
Adipurush is directed by Om Raut while there are buzz that Kriti Sanon will be the female lead in the film. There is a lot of buzz and hype surrounding the film. Seeing the stardom of Prabhas all over the India and inclusion of actors like Saif Ali Khan will help the film in gaining huge numbers at Box Office.