Huge setback for Salman Khan, Kangana Ranaut's fans; Radhe and Thalaivi not to release? Read this
Maharashtra government has decided to shut cinema theatres to bring the Covid-19 second wave under control. Hence, Kangana Ranaut’s Thalaivi and Salman Khan's Radhe might not release in Maharashtra.
As India fighting the second Covid wave, Maharashtra, the worst-hit state in the country, saw the highest-ever daily surge with 57,074 new infections on Sunday, April 04. Hence, the Maharashtra government has taken some crucial steps and announced the new restrictions.
A few months back, the Maharashtra government allowed the movie halls to function at 50 per cent capacity, which had sighed relief to the filmmakers and producers. Hence the makers booked the release dates of their pending films.
Yesterday, the government declared the new restrictions, where the cinema halls, theatres, and theatres will be shut down for public access to bring the cases under control until their further notice. This news has disappointed many movie fans and artists.
Many theatre owners were expecting that with the release of superstar Salman Khan's Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai and Kangana Ranaut's Thalaivi, but now it looks impossible.
Now once again, the makers have to shift the release date of their respective projects. According to an insider, producers of the films mentioned above will not want to release their projects in this scenario.
Talking about the films, Salman Khan's Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai, is directed by Prabhudheva, features Disha Patani, Jackie Shroff, Gautam Gulati and Randeep Hooda in pivotal roles.
On the other hand, Kangana Ranaut's Thalaivi, which is directed by Kollywood director AL Vijay, features Arvind Swami and Bhagyashree in pivotal roles.