Director Bala’s ‘Varma’, a remake of Telugu blockbuster ‘Arjun Reddy’, starring Vikram’s son Dhruv is going on in full swing to ensure a release by the end of this year. Produced by E 4 Entertainment, ‘Varma’ will have dialogues penned by the National Award winningdirector Raju Murugan.

The team has successfully wrapped up the first schedule of shooting in Kathmandu, Nepal.

The original film ‘Arjun Reddy’ turned out to be a big hit and won both critical and commercial success. The story revolves around a medical surgeon who falls in love with his college junior; post break-up, he becomes an alcoholic and how he redeems himself forms the rest of the story.