Second wave of COVID-19 has affected the TV and film industry once again, lockdowns and curfews have compelled many producers to shift their shooting locations as well. One of the shows is Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 3 hosted by superstar Mohanlal, it is the only one show that continues to telecast fresh episodes. Unlike other shows, the BB churned out fresh episodes, but not anymore. Now as per reports in Indiaglitz.com the show sets has been sealed and the show stands cancelled after six crew members were tested positive for COVID-19.
As per reports six crew members were tested positive they did not come in contact with any contestants, but continued to work on the production unit set outside the Bigg Boss 3 house located in EVP Film City, Chennai. Hence, now the show has been stopped, after Tamil Police sealed the sets last evening. While makers have shifted the contestants to a hotel, 6 members who were tested positive for COVID-19 have been quarantined and have been doing well.
A case has been booked for violation of government rules under Tamil Nadu Disaster Management Act. It is also speculated the ongoing season might get terminated due to the ongoing pandemic. The show began on February 14, it also got an extension of 2 weeks keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic and the lockdown imposed due to it.
The show has completed 92 days and it was the 75th episode when Mohanlal informed the contestants of the show coming to a halt. Currently the show has 8 contestants in the house. ALSO READ: Drishyam 2: Mohanlal Opens Up On Usage Of Social Media, Mentions It Needs To Have A Little Respect And Belief
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