Tragedy hits sets of Amitabh,Chiranjeevi’s next

Last week, a fire on the sets of Amitabh Bachchan and Chiranjeevi starrer Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy erupted, However, no one was hurt during it. But seems like another tragedy has struck the sets of the film. This week a 38-year-old Russian actor named Alexander died on set due to a heat stroke. He was playing an extra in the film. According to a report by a leading daily, Alexander’s body was found near the DLF building on Tuesday and he was rushed to the hospital immediately. However, he succumbed to heat stroke on Tuesday evening.
Directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is a historical war film based on the life of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. The film is being made in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam. Chiranjeevi, Amitabh Bachchan and Tamanna Bhatia are playing the central characters in the film. Our condolences are with the team of the film and the deceased’s family, reports ANI.