Farhan Akhtar urges people to stay indoors, says ‘just because someone jumps off a cliff, you have to too

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The number of covid 19 cases within the country are seeing a pointy rise. On Wednesday India reported 1,84,372 new Covid-19 cases within the highest-ever single-day spike ever since the pandemic began, consistent with Union Health Ministry. In lieu of an equivalent , actor Farhan Akhtar took to Twitter urging everyone to remain indoors. Taking to Twitter, the actor wrote about how one must not venture out simply because there are political rallies and non secular gatherings. He said it had been important to not fall prey to “peer pressure”.

“People asking why should we stay in when political rallies and non secular gatherings are happening should remember the schoolyard argument re peer pressure ‘just because someone jumps off a cliff … #StayHome #staysafe.”
Meanwhile, Maharashtra remains the worst-affected state with over 60,000 new cases and 281 deaths within the last 24 hours. The Maharashtra government on Tuesday imposed lockdown-like curbs within the state from 8 pm on Pan American Day till 7 am on May Day . Section 144 has also been imposed within the state of due to the Covid outbreak, barring groups of quite five people publicly .

Also, the Maharashtra government recently announced that films, TV serials and advertisement shoots are going to be halted within the state from Wednesday evening as a part of the fresh guidelines to curb the coronavirus cases. Under the Break The Chain order announced by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, the rules are going to be implemented throughout the state from 8 PM on Wednesday to 7 AM on May Day .

The current order has put a stop to shootings that were underway with precautions like mandatory frequent testing and avoiding scenes with large crowds. Reportedly, the shooting of several big-ticket films, including megastar Amitabh Bachchans “Goodbye”, Shah Rukh Khans “Pathan” and Salman Khans actioner “Tiger 3” are going to be affected.coming back to Farhan, the actor will soon be seen within the film “Toofan”. He plays a boxer within the film directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, and featuring Mrunal Thakur, Paresh Rawal, Supriya Pathak Kapur and Hussain Dalal. The actor has reportedly banked a movie with Marvel, however, there has been no official confirmation about an equivalent .