Fire broke out at South Indian superstar at Chiranjeevi's farmhouse where the team of his upcoming film 'Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy' was shooting.
The incident occurred near the Gandipet lake. Residents of the area, who noticed the smoke at the farmhouse, alerted the police.
There was nobody on the sets of the film "Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy" at the time of the accident. A part of it was damaged in the fire, police said.
The fire damaged the set that was made by at the cost of Rs 2 crore. Since it was a non-working day for the team of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, there were no causalities in the fire accident.
From the videos it is quite evident that the sets of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy has been damaged beyond imagination and it will take a while for Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan to recuperate from this.
Massive fire in megastar #Chiranjeevi's farmhouse in Kokapet on the outskirts of #Hyderabad where shooting for #SyeraaNarasimhareddy is on. Fire erupted because of short circuit. Luckily, no one was injured as it was on off day. @SrBachchan pic.twitter.com/vsIIJBjpZI— krishnamurthy (@krishna0302) May 3, 2019
"Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy" is a historical war film based on the life of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. It stars Chiranjeevi, Amitabh Bachchan, Nayanathara, Tamannah and others.
The movie is being produced by Chiranjeevi's son and popular actor Ram Charan and directed by Surender Reddy.
The film, which has been in the making for more than a year is expected to hit the theatres towards the end of 2019.