Jacqueline Fernandez and Nushrratt Bharuccha were shooting with Akshay for ‘Ram Setu’, which is directed by Abhishek Sharma. “Jacqueline , director Abhishek and creative producer Chandraprakash Dwivedi will also have to take the Covid-19 test as they were working closely with Akshay Kumar,” adds the source. ‘Ram Setu’ features Akshay in the role of an archaeologist.
In his statement earlier today, Akshay had urged that all those who may have come in contact with him should get themselves tested. “I wish to inform everyone that, earlier this morning, I have tested positive for COVID-19. Following all the protocols I have immediately isolated myself. I’m under home quarantine and have sought necessary medical care. I would sincerely request all those that have come in contact with me to get themselves tested and take care. Back in action very soon!” shared Akshay.