Sridhar has chosen Adithya to play the lead role in the film. The novel is based on a real life incident where he came across a daring killer who had no fear of death. He was prepared to face death like a spiritual leader even when two dons were pointing pistols towards him.
Agni Sridhar had earlier worked with several dons and his rivalry with don Muththappa Rai is well known. Sridhar in this novel docments his experiences with the supari killer from Mumbai who had no fear.