Malhotra shared a video to announce her upcoming film. The video clip shows Sanya playing a character of a police officer.
The film is likely to have a female-centric plot and the story revolves around a local politician whose jackfruits go missing and a young police officer, Mahima(role played by Sanya) is brought in to solve the case.
Kathal is directed by Yashowardhan Mishra. It will be his first directorial venture. Also, he has co-written the film with veteran writer Ashok Mishra. The movie has been produced by Ekta Kapoor and Guneet Monga.
While talking about the film Gunnet Monga said, “The writers and Imagineers behind ‘Kathal’ roped us into its magical world from day one (& page one) and we can’t wait for it to come to life for everyone to enjoy! ‘Kathal’, like the fruit itself, will leave you with a sweet feeling that we’ll cherish in the coming times and we are so excited for everyone to see Sanya in a completely new avatar in this unconventional story”.