Kamal Haasan’s Indian 2 has been amidst many controversies and speculations after the shooting of the film was delayed. Reports were doing rounds that the film has been shelved due to unknown reasons and the makers were tight-lipped about it. And according to latest reports, all seems to be not well in the camp of the film. News has it that lead actress Kajal Aggarwal has opted out of the project after the shooting of the film got further delayed. Kajal was supposed to start shooting for her portions from June 1 but the schedule couldn’t take off due to unknown reasons. And owing to delay, Kajal is said to have decided to step out of the project. However, an official confirmation regarding this is yet to be received from the makers.
Interestingly, it was Kajal Aggarwal who had confirmed that Indian 2 was not shelved and she would be joining the sets of the film from June 1. However, the schedule did not take off because of which the Nene Raju Nene Mantri actress decided to walk out of the project. Indian 2 is being bankrolled by Lyca Productions who produced Shankar’s previous film 2.0 starting Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar.
Kajal Aggarwal was last seen in Telugu film Sita which was directed by Teja. The film failed to impress the audience and turned out to be a flop. Bellamkonda Sai Sreenivas was seen playing the male lead role in Sita which was his second collaboration with Kajal after Kavacham.
Kajal has a handful of projects at the present moment which includes the Tamil remake of Queen titled Paris Paris. Directed by Ramesh Arvind, the film is slated to be released this year. Kajal will also be seen alongside Sharwanand in his next project titled Ranarangam. The film is directed by Sudheer Varma and is expected to hit the large screens in August this year.