Now actor Ajay Devgn has become a latest victim of WhatsApp rumours that said that the actor had died in a helicopter crash near Mahabaleshwar, a hill station located in Maharahstra’s Satara district.
However, DNA website quoted the local police as saying, “If there had been a situation of Ajay Devgn’s helicopter meeting with an accident or crashing anywhere in Mahabaleshwar or nearby we would have to come to know. We have checked and there is no such incident reported.”
The local cops have launched an investigation to trace the origin of the WhatsApp rumours on the Shivaay actor’s death. The unnamed police officer added, “This message was being circulated a week ago also, and it has again started from Sunday. We are trying to ascertain as to who is spreading such fake news and sending forwards about helicopter crash.”
A report by Mid Day said that Ajay was in Mumbai shooting for Akiv Ali’s film at Yash Raj studios adding that when the messages went viral on Monday night, the actor ‘was fast asleep at home.’
Meanwhile Bollywood trade analyst posted a photo of Ajay and Ranbir Kapoor saying that both will star in Luv Ranjan’s next film after the success of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety. Taran wrote, “It’s a casting coup… Ajay Devgn and Ranbir Kapoor… Luv Ranjan brings the two powerhouse actors in his next film, after the phenomenal success of #SonuKeTituKiSweety and #PKP series… Shooting starts in 2019.” Luv had also made Pyaar Ka Punchnama series in the past.
Both had worked together in Prakash Jha’s Raajneeti. Ajay has not posted any messages on social media even when the rumours gained momentum on WhatsApp.