Latest hoax: Rajinikanth collapsed on the set of ‘Lingaa’,

Superstar Rajinikanth’s fans got bit disturbed when they learnt that Rajini while shooting for ‘Lingaa’ reportedly fell ill. The news spread like a fire in the jungle that Rajinikanth was admitted in a private hospital in Hyderabad after he collapsed during ‘Lingaa’ shoot.

Rajinikanth is the latest celebrity to fell prey of such hoax. The false rumor was put to rest by ‘Lingaa’ director KS Ravikumar. He took to social networking site Facebook to clear the air of Rajini’s ill health rumor. He said the news was totally ‘false and baseless’.

KS Ravikumar in his social networking page posted, "Superstar #Rajinikanth is hale and hearty! Early in the day, rumors started making rounds in the famous tamil news daily that Super star #Rajinikanth had fallen sick while shooting for his upcoming film #Lingaa."

"The news is false & Baseless. Mr.#Rajinikanth is hale and hearty ; very much happily active in the shooting and the news published are absolutely false ones," he further posted.

Currently, Rajinikanth is shooting for 'Lingaa' which stars Sonakshi Sinha in the lead.