Rajinikanth tested negative for COVID-19 whereas 7 crew members tested positive

COVID-19 screened negative for Superstar Rajinikanth, who recently made his political debut by announcing his intentions to run in the forthcoming elections. This, after his film's seven crew members, tested positive for the virus. No official confirmation of the matter has been released yet.

Rajinikanth and his crew were filming at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad. The team from 'Annaatthe' was expected to film for 45 days in a bio-secure bubble, according to Times Now. In pivotal roles, directed by Siva,' Annaatthe' also includes Nayanthara, Keerthy Suresh, Meena, Khushbu, Prakash Raj, Soori. The film also includes the Bollywood actors Jackie Shroff and Prakash Raj.

Just recently, the actor had admitted that his doctors had told him that he needed to be careful during the pandemic as he has many health issues.