COVID19 has stalled the life of humans at a global level. As it is known that isolating oneself is the best viable option to avoid contracting this disease, many public places like theaters, malls, pubs, educational institutions, etc. has been shut. Many of the major film industries have announced a temporary break from shoots. Keeping view of the safety of the cast and crew, Venkat Prabhu, director of Simbu's Maanadu has also suspended the shoot of his film. The director also clarified that the team has not decided on when to restart the shoot. Maanadu team had shot for a few days in Chennai and had headed to Hyderabad to shoot until March 19 when the pandemic had begun spreading out of control.