‘Kumkum Bhagya’: Fire breaks out on the sets; lead actresses Sriti Jha and Pooja Banerjee react

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On Saturday, a fire broke out on the sets of Ekta Kapoor’s hit television show ‘Kumkum Bhagya’.Thankfully all the cast and crew of the show were unhurt. The show stars Sriti Jha, Shabbir Ahluwalia and Pooja Banerjee in the lead roles.

As per a report in India Today, the fire broke out due to a short circuit on ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ sets and the entire team was shooting for the show when the incident took place. Thankfully no casualties were recorded.

You can check out a video of the sets below:

Actress Sriti Jha, who plays the lead took to her Instagram stories and wrote, “Aai ne meri nazar utari. Main bilkul safe hu. We never speak much…mostly. I am at a loss of words with her…But she called me over for this. @aaiskitchenmumbai Kaha rakhu itna pyaar”. She was referring to the fire incident for sure.

Whereas actress Pooja is completely shaken post the incident. Her spokesperson, in a statement, said, “The incident was horrific and she was very shaken but all’s well. She and the entire team managed to get out of it without a scar. Pooja took the day off to recuperate mentally.”

It was only recently when television shows had resumed shooting post lockdown. The fans are eagerly waiting for the fresh episodes of these hit shows to air again.

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