A couple of days ago, we had carried a story informing our readers that after the stupendous success of PadMan (2018), superstar Akshay Kumar was set to join forces with renowned filmmaker R. Balki once again for a sci-fi film, tentatively titled Mahila Mandal.

The project the duo is rumoured to be collaborating on revolves around India’s Mars Orbiter Mission. We also reported that apart from Khiladi Kumar, Balki had also signed Vidya Balan and Nimrat Kaur for the film and that the team was looking at roping in some more actresses for various roles.

Now we hear that Sonakshi Sinha and Taapsee Pannu have also been roped in to play pivotal characters in the sci-fi movie. From what we hear, the project will also star a popular South Indian actress as part of the team which led the mission.

Mahila Mandal will be directed by Balki’s assistant Jadan Shakti.

More details are awaited.