The Corona Virus pandemic is getting severe with every passing day and a lot of people have contracted the virus in the past five months in India. Having said that, it has now been revealed that popular Telugu director Ajay Bhupathi has been tested positive for the virus. He took to his Twitter space to share this news with his followers. He tweeted, “Vachesindi”, which means 'It came', implying that he contracted Corona Virus. In another tweet, he said that he will donate his plasma after recovery. The fans and well wishers have been wishing Ajay Bhupathi for a speedy recovery and let us hope he bounces back in style soon.

It can be noted that ace director S.S.Rajamouli and his family members were tested positive for the virus a few weeks before. Recently, they recovered from the infection and Rajamouli assured that he would be donating his plasma soon. Ajay Bhupathi is the third Telugu director to have tested positive for Covid-19 virus after Rajamouli and Teja.

Talking about director Ajay Bhupathi, he is one of the most promising young gen directors of Telugu cinema who made a striking debut with the critically acclaimed romantic drama, RX 100. The film which starred Kartikeya Gummakonda and Payal Rajput in the lead roles, was praised for its rustic treatment, unexpected climax and impactful performances of the lead actors. Made on a very limited budget, RX 100 turned out to be a blockbuster hit at the box office, thereby making Ajay Bhupathi a promising director.

Rao Ramesh, Ramki, Mahesh, Laxman Meesala formed the supporting cast of this film that had cinematography by Ram Reddy and editing by Praveen KL. The film had music scored by Chaitan Bharadwaj who delivered a chartbuster album and the songs played an instrumental role in the success of the film.

RX 100 is being remade in Hindi with Tara Sutaria and debutant Ahan Shetty. Ajay Bhupathi is currently busy with the scripting works of his next film to be produced by Bhavya Creations. More details regarding this project is awaited. For now, check out Ajay Bhupathi’s tweets about testing positive for Corona Virus below: