Though media houses and trade sources have been saying that the producers of Mani Ratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai are planning to release the film on April 7, the team was waiting to complete censor formalities.
As the censor officials have now given a clean 'U' certificate to the film, Kaatru Veliyidai’s hero Karthi has confirmed the release date on his Twitter page. “And it's finalised, #KaatruVeliyidai #Cheliyaa #AManiratnamfilm Releasing on April 7th. @arrahman @aditiraohydari (sic)", posted Karthi on his Twitter page.
Karthi plays a fighter pilot in the film and Aditi Rao Hydari will be seen as a doctor. The film is said in to be an intense romantic drama between a couple, who are passionate about their respective professions and struggling hard to balance their relationship.
The film also has Delhi Ganesh, RJ Balaji and Shraddha Srinath in important roles.