It was announced on December 17, that actor Sushant Singh was sacked from his popular show Savdhaan India. The actor has himself tweeted about his stint in the show being ended. It was an abrupt termination and there have been speculations that it has come as a consequence to his participation in the protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
As per an entertainment portal, after the shocking exit of Sushant Singh from the show, the makers are now planning to revamp the show and will not be shown from a perspective of a cop, said a close source.
“Sushant’s contract was till January 15 and the makers have already shot all episodes with him till then,” the source told the portal.
We also tried to find, which actor we will be seeing in the place of Sushant. “Rajeev Khandelwal and Akur Nayyar are being considered by the makers,” the source added.
For those unaware, Sushant Singh, who is also an honorary secretary of the Cine and Television Artists Association (CINTAA), gave an elaborate interview to a media portal on his abrupt exit from the show where he mentioned that he was told overnight to not come after Dec 20 on a WhatsApp message and the reason given was budgetary constraint.
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“If there were budget constraints they could have requested me to reduce my fees. My contract with the channel was till January 15. They could have given a month’s notice. Instead, they told me about the termination abruptly a month before my contract was to end,” Sushant told in a statement.