Kaashi in Search of Ganga is an upcoming Bollywood suspense thriller film directed by Dhiraj Kumar starring Sharman Joshi and Aishwarya Devan in lead roles. The film is a Bollywood debut for Aishwarya Devan. In supporting roles the film also stars Govind Namdev, Akhilendra Mishra, Paritosh Tripathi, Manoj Joshi and Manoj Pahwa. The film is directed by Dhiraj Kumar and written by Manish Kishore. The film is being produced by Insite India.
The movie is about two siblings, Kaashi (Sharman Joshi) and his sister Ganga. When Gagan goes missing, Kaashi starts the search to find her, but the main challenge begins when people refuse to even believe that Ganga exists. Aishwarya Devan plays a journalist who helps in the search for Ganga.
The film is set in the Indian city of Benaras, also known as Kashi. Kaashi is a man who belongs to a community who are involved in performing cremation rituals.
Sharman Joshi as Kaashi
Aishwarya Devan as journalist Devina
Govind Namdev as a politician
Paritosh Tripathi as Rangeela
Kranti Prakash Jha as Babina
Manoj Pahwa as a judge
Gauri Shankar as Inspector Ghanshyam Yadav
Mugdha Meharia as Shruti
Priyanka Singh as Ganga
Some known locations for shoots of the film are in Benaras where shooting took place for over a month such as Assi Ghat and the bylanes of Benaras.
Soundtrack album by Ankit Tiwari, Bipin Patwa, Raj Ashu and Dj Emenes
The film is scheduled to be released in India on 26 October 2018.
The motion poster for the movie was released on 18 September 2018. The trailer for the movie was released on 19 September 2018.
During the shoot of the film, a fight broke out leaving a crew member hospitalised and a FIR was filed.