Swetha Menon who plays the role of Rathi which was made memorable by Jayabharathi said that she is very happy and excited to do this role.
Swetha keeps full faith in the director and producer. KPAC Lalitha, Radhalakshmi, and Rajamma spouses of Bharathan, Padmarajan and producer Haripothen respectively lighted the lamp with their sons Sidharth, AnanthaPathmanabhan and Asad.
The function evoked the memories of Bharathan, Padmarajan, Haripothen team.
Krishnachandran who played the lead role of Appu in the original and Cameraman Ramachandra Babu were also present.