In a shocking incident the final stunt of sandalwood movie Maastigudi goes awry resulting in the death of two actors.
The climax of Kannada film Maastigudi directed by Nagshekar was planned near Tippagondanahalli near Magadi.
The hero of the film DUniya Vijay and two other actors were needed to jump from a helicopter into the rivulet below. But the stunt went wrong.[huge_it_video_player id=”58″]
While Vijay was rescued using a teppa or indigenous boat two others went missing and the film team and locals searched for them in the rivulet. Later their body was found in the river shore.
A case has been filed in Tavarekere police station.
The incident took place at around 3pm today. Sources allege that adequate safety measures were not taken during the shoot, and prior rehearsal for the shoot had not taken place.