Ravishankar, who become popular in the Kannada film industry with his negative roles, was injured during the shoot of a fight sequence held at Abbaiah Naidu studios recently.
The film's director Shashank and action choreographer Ravi Varma were shooting a fight sequence between the film`s hero Kiccha Sudeep and Ravishankar.
Later he complained of severe pain after which he was admitted to the near by Apollo Sagar Hospital where he was treated.
Shashank said that it was a normal shot where he had to go a few steps behind and fall down, but Ravishankar fell on a sharp wooden object. "Now he is alright and is likely to be discharged on Wednesday", said Shashank.
Sudeep tweeted: "It is a back injury during a fight. Ravi is getting good treatment and he is fine now. No fracture or muscle tear detected. It is the impact of the fall. Thank you for your concern. He is fine"