The Dhruva Sarja starrer Pogaru will most likely be an Independence Day release this year. The audience and his fans are anxious to know when his next film Pogaru will hit the screens. Pogaru, Directed by Nanda Kishore, Produced by B. K. Gangadhar under K Ravi Varma Films banner. The film features Shanvi Srivastava and Rashmika Mandanna as the female leads, the film has a strong star cast with actors like Jagapati Babu, Ravi Shankar, Dhananjay in antagonist roles. Raghavendra Rajkumar and Mayuri are playing pivotal roles as well, and the director is planning to release the movie on Independence Day.

The film has music by V Harikrishna and Vijay Milton for cinematography. Dhruva had lost thirty kilos for the first schedule of the film, which involved the school portions and it was clarified later that the delay in the second schedule was due to the fact that Dhruva had to gain weight. There are reports that Rashmika Mandanna has been paid a huge amount to star in Pogaru. Reportedly, the filmmakers shelled out about Rs 64 lakh to cast her in the role.