- Death rumours were reportedly being circulated on WhatsApp
- Meanwhile, Luv Ranjan released a photo of Ajay Devgn
- Ajay Devgn will be directed by Luv Ranjan in his next
Speaking to DNA, a senior cop from Mahabaleshwar police station dismissed the reports and said: "If there had been a situation of Ajay Devgn's helicopter meeting with an accident or crashing anywhere in Mahabaleshwar or nearby we would have to come to know. We have checked and there is no such incident reported." Not just over the weekend but even last week the false messages reportedly did the rounds on WhatsApp.
Police confirmed that an investigation is currently underway and told DNA: "This message was being circulated a week ago also, and it has again started from Sunday. We are trying to ascertain as to who is spreading such fake news and sending forwards about helicopter crash."
Meanwhile, the big announcement about Luv Ranjan's new film, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Ajay Devgn was made on Monday. The director's next will cast these two "powerhouse actors" and shooting for the film will begin in 2019. Ajay Devgn was last seen in 2016 movie Raid.
Previously, celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Farida Jalal, Dilip Kumar and Kader Khan have been the subjects of death hoax on the Internet.