The torrential rains in Mumbai have caused havoc to property and humankind. The large football-stadium set of director Amit Sharma’s Maidaan where he was scheduled to shoot India playing against various international teams, has been damaged by the rains.
How serious is the damage ?
“It is pretty bad. We’re all under shock. But luckily I’ve a very supportive producer. Boney Kapoor Sir was my first producer. He was as supportive and generous when I made my first film Tevar. We are now working on minimizing the damage and restoring the set as soon as possible,” says Amit.
As for returning to shooting, “It would depend on when the lockdown is over.Also the monsoons are around the corner.We don’t want the set to be washed away again. So it is a tricky situation.When the set was damaged I was devastated. How much more is God going to test our…