Mumbai: The makers of actor Kangana Ranaut-led Thalaivi on 9 April introduced they’ve deferred the release of the film due to the surge in COVID-19 instances in India.
The multilingual biographical film concerning the lifetime of J Jayalalithaa, former Tamil Nadu CM and actor, was gearing to release theatrically on 23 April.
In a press release posted on Twitter, manufacturing home Zee Studios stated the staff has determined to push the release as folks’s security is their precedence.
#Thalaivi has all the time been about folks first and in these instances, folks and their security comes first.
Keep protected everybody!
We shall be again quickly! pic.twitter.com/hkqo1FdcKx
— Zee Studios (@ZeeStudios_) April 9, 2021
“Because the film has been made in a number of languages, we wish to release it in all languages on the identical day.
“However with an alarming rise in COVID-19 instances, subsequent precautions and lockdowns, regardless that our film is prepared for release on twenty third April, we wish to prolong all of the assist in the direction of the federal government guidelines and laws and have determined to postpone release of Thalaivi,” the assertion learn.
Directed by Vijay and written by KV Vijayendra Prasad, Thalaivi additionally stars Arvind Swami, Madhoo, Prakash Raj, Jisshu Sengupta, Bhagyashree, and Poorna.
Earlier this week, the makers of Akshay Kumar-starrer Sooryavanshi additionally introduced that the cop drama has been pushed and can not release on April 30 due to the surge in COVID-19 instances.
India registered a document single-day spike of 1,31,968 new COVID-19 instances on 9 April, pushing its an infection tally to 1,30,60,542, whereas the demise toll elevated to 1,67,642 with 780 extra fatalities in a day.