This movie is about pandemic outbreak – Virus


There are very few films that are made based on real life events and Virus is one of them. This film perfectly depicted the exact situation of how the Nipah virus was handled by the Kerala government. This movie was made in the year 2019 right before the covid pandemic year and that’s the irony. It was a major box office hit when it released as it was totally in relation to the current social scenario. You can watch the Virus movie online only on Aha.


The story begins with Zakariya Mohammad, who was admitted in the hospital for some unknown serious symptoms where then shifted to government medical college in Kozhikode where they do some tests. In a matter of hours, he dies. Dr. Geetha, who was holding and studying Zakariya’s CT scan will also get affected by this virus as she suffers from the same symptoms. When all the nurses and doctors around checked her blood pressure, it goes up and down without a steady point which makes her case more complex. Then a nurse named Akhila who treated Zakariya will start to show the symptoms which proves that she was affected too.

This movie is about pandemic outbreak - Virus

Slowly numerous cases start to file with the same symptoms which means that the virus is spreading through the arena. Dr. Salim, a neurologist, goes to meet Zakariya’s family and sees different kinds of symptoms in his father like poisoning and Japanese encephalitis and asks Dr. Suresh Rajan, chief doctor, to start a test on their family and tells to do a sample test of Nipah virus. They collected samples from Zakariya’s sister Suhana and it proved right. It is Nipah Virus. Akhila, the nurse goes through a lot of pain with the symptoms where she writes a letter to her husband and dies. These deaths are all based on true stories of those who have been affected. Then the whole government starts to take action to get rid of that virus by camping medical practitioners and professional doctors all together. There will be medical staff, students and volunteers coming from all over the state to help and stop the virus to spread. Then at last, the Health Minister C.K. Prameela announces that Kozhikode is safe from Nipah virus and people now can move in peace. The film ends with portraying all the real life heroes who made it possible.

Artists Performance:

  • Tovino Thomas has done a great job in being the part of the film as recently becoming a great actor.
  • KunchackoBoban, SoubinShahir and all other actors who took part in the major cast has made it a wonderful film that connects to the people through such real life based characters.

Cast and Crew:

Director: Aashiq Abu

Producer: Aashiq Abu, Rima Kallingal

Writer: MuhsinParari, Sharfu, Suhas

Music: SushinShyam

Actors: KunchackoBoban, Tovino Thomas, Parvathy Thiruvothu, Asif Ali, Rahman, SoubinShahir

This film is all about pandemic and how we humans have already passed through it. This is one of the best thriller movies online out there and you can watch the Virus movie online only on aha.