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Kochi: Malayalam actor Mammootty has tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday. He has been tested positive on the set of the upcoming movie CBI -5, directed by K Madhu and written by S N Swami.
It is learnt that the shooting of the movie has been temporarily halted after the superstars turned positive for the virus. The actor is said to be in quarantine at his house in Kochi. His health condition is stable.
The fifth part of the movie stars Mammootty, Mukesh and Jagathy Sreekumar, reprising their roles as Central Bureau of Investigation officer Sethurama Iyer, associate officers Chacko and Vikram, respectively.
Mammootty joined the film in the second week of December after completing Lijo Jose Pellissery's 'Nanpakal Nerath Mayakkam'.