India is facing a harrowing state with the onslaught of the second wave of the pandemic. Each passing day, new cases and deaths are soaring high. In these distressing times, self precautions are the need of the hour for the safety of you and your loved ones.
Also, registration for the vaccine drive is open from today, so let us support the government, protect yourself and your family members by getting the jab.
And, to shoo away your mid-week blues, we have compiled all the buzzing news from the Indian cinema here. Take a look.
1. Big Day: Baahubali & Pokiri Celebrates Anniversaries!
April 28 is the big day in the history of Telugu cinema. While Baahubali 2: The Conclusion completes 4 years, Mahesh Babu's Pokiri completed 15 years. Also, Sr NTR's Adavi Ramudu completed 44 years. Besides these, Tollywood Queen Bee Samantha Akkineni is celebrating her birthday today.
2. Allu Arjun Tests COVID-19 Positive!
Even after witnessing an alarming rise in COVID-19 cases, Stylish Star Allu Arjun and his Pushpa team braved the second wave of Corona and continued to shoot the film. Now, in shocking news, Allu Arjun tested positive with mild symptoms and quarantined himself at home.
3. Sonu Sood Starts Free COVID-19 Help Initiative
Sonu Sood had been the Messiah of the migrant workers during the 2020 lockdown. Now, when the country is facing a more severe second wave of COVID-19, Sonu Sood has come up with his free COVID-19 help program. His foundation named Sood Foundation is collaborating with Heal Well 24 and Krsnaa Diagnostics Pvt Ltd to bring necessary support for the corona patients. The initiative will include free doctor consultations and testing for the virus.
4. Madhuri, Saif & Other Bollywood Celebs Take the Second Dose Of Vaccination
The vaccination drive has started in India. People over the age of 45 years are now getting vaccinated across the nation. Many Bollywood celebs have recently received the second shot of vaccine. Madhuri Dixit, veteran actor Boman Irani, and evergreen Anil Kapoor took to their social media handles to share the images of their vaccination and inspired others to do the same. Saif Ali Khan was also spotted taking the second dose of the vaccine.
5. Sekhar Kammula In Plans To Repeat Fidaa Combo
Sekhar Kammula's youthful romantic drama Fidaa starring Varun Tej and Sai Pallavi is one of the biggest hits of Tollywood. Now, in delightful news to movie buffs, it was heard that Sekhar Kammula is planning his next with Varun Tej, and is busy penning the script. Interestingly, Sekhar is planning to rope in Sai Pallavi as lead lady, which also marks their third collaboration after Fidaa and Love Story.