Arun V Narayan portrays the role of Anand, while Adoor Govindankutty will be seen as Saban in the film. Swarna Thomas plays the role of Ritha. Joy Thomas, Urmila Unni, Balachandran Chullikkad, Dinesh, Jayaprakash Kulur, Lishoy, Firos PS, Master Farhan, Sumesh and Thara Kalyan are also seen playing prominent roles.
The movie Pranayakadha, which was in news after Swarna Thomas met with an accident, is an unusual story dealt in an unusual way, says director Aadhi Balakrishnan. The film is a romantic thriller which tells the story of some youngsters, who are living in the present society of Kerala.
Anand and Saban, MBA students, are very close friends. Anand belongs to a middle Class family, while Saban is from a wealthy family. But this was a not a barrier for their friendship. Anand is in love with Ritha, who is doing her plus two. Knowing that their relation will not be accepted by their families, the couple decides to elope. Saban helps them to run away from home. The problems that evolve in Anand-Ritha's life after their elope form the crux of the story.