The renowned director Mani Ratnam tested positive for COVID-19. As the historical drama is scheduled for release on September 30th of this year, the Ponniyin Selvan filmmaker was working on the post-production work of his upcoming magnum opus. He is now a patient at a private medical facility in Chennai. According to the sources, Mani Ratnam is currently stable and showing no additional signs of the illness.
Fans and friends of the Jeans maker have wished the filmmaker a swift recovery since word of his health update spread on social media.