JNU youth leader Chadrasekhar Prasad alias Chandu was shot dead in Bihar in 1997. Mahesh Bhatt announced a film on him in 2010 but after some time the film got shelved. Now the film is going to revive and Mahesh Bhatt will join the film as creative adviser. Ajay Kanchan will direct the film and Mahesh Bhatt's student Emraan Zahid will play the role of Chandu in the film. Emraan said, Recently the controversy is going on where people are showing ideology of students wrongly So it is necessary to show it right. It is become necessary to revive project Chandu.