Vakeel Saab, the remake of “
,” released on 9th April 2021. The film directed by
Venu Sri Ram
in important roles. S Thaman composed the music and bankrolled the film in association with Bollywood producer
. The critics and audience liked the film and positive reports showered. Meanwhile, Pawan Kalyan, the hero of the film, isolated himself, as some of his office people are tested positive for coronavirus. Nivetha Thomas had also announced on 3rd April 2021 through her Twitter page that she was tested positive for Covid-19 and stated that she had isolated herself.
But, within a few days of her post, she visited the theater and watched Vakeel Saab. She posted photos from the theater too. Although she didn’t sit with the audience, she stood in the corner of the theater and watched the film. Although she had covered her face with a mask and wore gloves, people are questioning her now. However, Nivetha cleared that she has tested negative for Covid19 and that's why she visited the theater.