Akshay Kumar and team were shooting for Kesari in Wai in Maharashtra from quite sometime. Today, suddenly a fire broke out on the sets of the film. This incident taken place while shooting a war sequence. According to reports, a bomb used for filming exploded which burnt down the sets to ashes.

Fire on sets of Akshay Kumar's Kesari in Wai-Maharashtra
Fire on sets of Akshay Kumar’s Kesari in Wai-Maharashtra

Kesari is an upcoming Indian war drama film based on the Battle of Saragarhi in which an army of 21 Sikhs fought against 10,000 Afghans in 1897. It stars Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra in the lead roles and directed by Anurag Singh.

Akshay Kumar in Kesari
Akshay Kumar in Kesari

Kersari is Jointly Produced by Dharma Productions, and Co-Produced by Cape of Good Films and Azure Entertainment and scheduled for release in 2019