Here is a sad news from the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati. A painter, Mukesh Dakia died falling on his back while he was working on a tomb on sets. He suffered a major injury on his head.
Deepika Padukone offered condolences to the family. She tweeted,
shocked and saddened by the news…may his soul rest in peace and my most sincere condolences to his family.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor are yet to comment on the tragedy. However, the Art Directors Amit Ray & Subrata Chakraborty said,
Padmavati’s sets are completely equipped with the best security measures, this includes workers wearing belts, helmets and harness, despite all of this, no one could foresee such a rare occurrence and unfortunate accident.
CEO of Bhansali Productions, Shobha Sant has further added,
What took place was extremely unfortunate and completely unforeseen. We are making every effort to facilitate everything with the authorities. Our support and prayers are with deceased’s family in this time of grief.