Short story of Karoor Neelakanda Pillai will be made into a film
with superstar Mohanlal in the lead role. He will play a school
master in the film based on the book Pothichoru.
Rajeeev Ulakanath is directing this film titled Onnaam
Sir and K.B. Venu is going script the story. The director had
worked with Mohanlal in the film Pakal Nakshthrangal.
Karoor brought to light the sufferings of school teachers in olden
days in his famous short story Pothichoru.