The accident took place in the Chandivali studios where he was shooting for a song on an elevated structure, from where he fell down hurting his back and sustaining face injuries as well. His spokesperson confirmed the accident. He said, "Ranveer who has just completed the first schedule of Gunday, injured himself slightly while shooting the song sequence whereby his cheek has a small gash and required a few stitches. However, Ranveer is perfectly fine and is continuing with the shoot schedules as per plan."
Ranveer joked about the injury, "Now I am even more in character for Gunday."