The second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic forced filmmakers to halt shootings across the country. Now that the cases have drastically come down, many films have resumed shooting in the respective cities. Similarly, Kannada film Love You Racchu and the team resumed the shooting recently. They are currently shooting an action sequence at Joggaradoddi near Bidadi, Karnataka. An unfortunate accident occurred on the sets of Love You Racchu, which has claimed the life of a fighter named Vivek. Vivek, who is said to be in his late 20s hails from Tamil Nadu. He died on the film sets after he came in contact with an electric wire.
Reportedly, he was electrocuted on the film sets. Stunt director Vinod director Shankar and producer Guru Deshpande have been taken into police custody for investigation. After the passing away of Vivek, the shoot has been halted. Actor Krishna Ajai Rao, who plays the lead role in the film, spoke to a television channel and said, "The shoot has been going on for the last few days. I don't know exactly what happened today as I was sitting far away from the shooting spot, I couldn't view it properly. After I heard a loud sound, I got to know about an unfortunate incident which has left everyone in a state of shock.”