After bagging the role of heroine in Ganesh starrer 'Chamak', Rashmika Mandanna has been roped in for the female lead opposite Puneeth Rajakumar in the remake of Tamil hit 'Poojai'.
The remake of 'Poojai' is being directed by A Harsha, while M N Kumar and Jayasri Devi are the producers. Puneeth will be playing the lead in the film and the search for the heroine was on. Recently director A Harsha saw, Rashmika's debut film 'Kirik Party' and has finalised Rashmika for the role as she seems to fit in perfectly for the role.
The shooting for the film is all set to start from next month. Arjun Janya is the music composer, while J Swamy is the cameraman. More artistes and technicians are yet to be finalised.