Rumours of a few team members of Jug Jug Jeeyo testing positive for COVID-19 started doing the rounds on Friday afternoon. Soon after, reports of the star cast Anil Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Neetu Kapoor along with director Raj Mehta catching Coronavirus went viral. The team was in Chandigarh for the shoot of the film, along with lead actress Kiara Advani, who has reportedly tested negative for the virus.
Now, according to the latest reports, Neetu has isolated herself in Chandigarh in a separate room after testing COVID positive and the latest buzz is that the veteran actress is flying back to Mumbai in an air ambulance. The special arrangement is made by her son, Ranbir Kapoor. It is however not yet known if Ranbir is also flying to Chandigarh to get his mother back.
Anil on Friday evening tweeted from his verified account to put an end to rumours that he has tested Covid-19 positive. "In the interest of putting any rumours to rest, I have tested negative for COVID-19. Thank you all for your concern and good wishes," he tweeted. He even returned to Mumbai last night.
No official statement has been yet released from the team as of now. Jug Jugg Jeeyo is produced by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions. The film also stars Prajakta Koli and Maniesh Paul.