The makers of ‘Sooryavanshi’ postponed the film’s release because of the Coronavirus scare. Makers share the statement on social media and informed their fans that they have delayed the film’s release keeping in mind the health and safety of the audience.
The makers have not announced the new release date of ‘Sooryavanshi’ which was earlier decided to open in theatres on March 27. The statement, shared by director Rohit Shetty and lead actor such as Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif, read, “Sooryavanshi is an experience that we have created for you with over a year of dedication and hard work, and the response we received for its trailer was nothing less than electrifying and made it clear that this film truly belongs to its audience.”
“We have been as excited as you are to present the film to you and your family but due to recent outburst of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we the makers, have decided to postpone the release of your film ‘Sooryavanshi’, keeping in mind the health and safety of our beloved audience.
And ‘Sooryavanshi’ will be back for you just when the time is right. After all, safety comes first. Until then, keep the excitement alive, take good care of yourself and stay strong,” Film Makers stated.
‘Sooryavanshi’ is the fourth film in Rohit Shetty’s cop universe. Other than Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif, the film will also feature Ranveer Singh (as Simmba) and Ajay Devgn (as Singham).
Whereas, Akshay will play the lead role of Veer ‘Sooryavanshi’, a character that was introduced as an Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) officer in a cameo role in ‘Simmba’.
Due to the Coronavirus scare, the Delhi government announced on Thursday that all cinema halls, schools, and colleges will remain shut till March 31.