Guwahati: Shooting of films and shows have remained suspended since mid-March, due to the spread of coronavirus.
However, actor Akshay Kumar along with filmmaker R Balki, on the 25th of May stepped out to shoot for an ad film following all the required rules and regulations of safety laid by the union health ministry.
The ad film was made for the purpose of creating awareness about post lockdown responsibilities.
The film was shot at Kamlistan studio and it continued for about an hour.
In this regard, Balki told PTI, "This is an ad for the health ministry featuring Akshay Kumar about the post lockdown responsibilities of each one of us. We need to get back to work but ensure our safety and those of others. So at our shoot, we did the same."
Protocols were strictly followed by the team.
"Like getting back to work with social distancing, sanitized outdoor set, disinfectant screen, masks. We got used to it in a few minutes. There were a minimal crew and very strict protocols," Balki added.
Pictures and videos of the shoot are doing rounds on the Internet.so