Buzz: Samantha braving COVID second wave

Tollywood has come to a standstill due to the second wave of Covid. Film shootings and releases have been halted in the view of Covid outbreak.

However, team Shakuntalam is still going ahead with their pre-planned schedules. The film’s shooting is going on at a specially erected set in Annapurna Studios, Hyderabad.

Samantha and the rest of the cast and crew are braving the Covid pandemic and taking part in shoot.

The unit is following a strict Covid protocol on sets and taking all the necessary precautionary measures to avoid the risk of Covid transmission. They plan to wrap up the shoot at a brisk pace.

Shakuntalam is being mounted on a big scale and the mythological love drama will be releasing on pan-India scale.