Rakshit Shetty back in director's seat, to helm 'Punyakoti'

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Rakshit Shetty back in director's seat, to helm 'Punyakoti'

Rakshit Shetty back in director's seat, to helm 'Punyakoti'

Bhavana S   ¦    Jun 20, 2019 10:46:26 AM (IST)

Rakshit Shetty back in director\'s seat, to helm \'Punyakoti\'-1Bengaluru: Rakshit Shetty, who has not directed any movies in the past five years, is all set to direct a new movie. He is currently busy with the post-production work for "Avane Srimannarayana" but will soon begin directing a new movie titled "Punyakoti".

Shetty stated that "Punyakoti" is a big budget movie. "After the release of 'Avane Shrimannarayana', I will start the pre-production work for 'Punyakoti'," he said.

It can be recalled that Shetty's last directorial was "Ulidavaru Kandanthe" which was a hit at the box office. Since then, he has not directed any movies.

"Everyone knows the Punyakoti story. There are a lot of similarities between this film's screenplay and the Punyakoti story," he added.