Why did Amitabh Bachchan cancel the shoot of Piku?

The Bhootnath Returns star is apparently down with fever

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is suffering from viral fever and has also cancelled the shoot of his upcoming film Piku. The 71-year-old actor began shooting for Shoojit Sircar’s next, co-starring Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan, from last week. 

“DAMN !! Just discovered.. Down with fever,” Bachchan tweeted last evening. The actor is yet to recover from it and today tweeted, “Still down! Shoot cancelled Not happy about that! But shall persevere and be up for it by the morrow.. Resting..!!”

Bachchan along with son Abhishek and daughter-in-law Aishwarya visited the famous Lalbaugcha Raja on Saturday evening the ongoing occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. “Lalbagh cha Raja! Ganapati arti…!! There is nothing quite so enveloping as divinity!!” he captioned a picture of himself with the family attending the arti.

A lot worried fans wished Big B for a speedy recovery. The Shamitabh actor thanked his fans for their concern.