The story is based on a true life incident that took place during his college days. It is a campus story without romance and based on a realistic script.
According to the PRO of the film G.Balan, the director is going to introduce 7 new artistes including 3 heroines Mrinalini, Priya and Yamini for the lead characters.
Amjad of Radio one FM, Sivam, a stage singer, Harish, son of editor Ganesh Kumar and Nanda, who has given training in dancing to actor Surya and S.J. Surya are the other four new guys.
Gangai Amaran, who scored music for more than 100 films, will be scores music for Pugaipadam after a long gap.