Mahabharata with Rs 1,000Cr budget announced

Dr B.R. Shetty, a billionaire businessman from UAE, has announced that he will make a film, on the epic Mahabharata. In a press release, the businessman has also announced that it will be directed by adman V.A. Shrikumar who has worked on several ads including a very recent one for a jewellery brand which featured Nagarjuna, Mohanlal, Amitabh Bachchan and others.Writer Vasudevan says that he welcomes B.R. Shetty to invest Rs1,000 crore on this project, which will be an epic one for the coming generations.