Actress Kangana Ranaut is all set to entertain with her upcoming project, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. Lately, a picture of the clapperboard from the sets went viral on social media that showed the actress’ name in the director’s column. This raised many eyebrows as the film is directed by Krish Jagarlamudi. The picture left people wondering if the lady has helmed the project. Now, the team has issued the clarification to clear the air. Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Hints at Spread of Coronavirus Being a 'Potential Bio War' to Destroy Economies, Read on

It reads, “Krish Jagarlamudi is the director of #Manikarnika and will remain so. #KanganaRanaut has stepped in to shoot just the patchwork on his behalf while he fulfills his commitments in another movie, to make sure that #Manikarnika releases on 25th Jan 2019. The clapboard is merely to avoid on set confusion,” Kangana’s team said in a statement.” Also Read - Kangana Ranaut Thanks Fans in a Special Video, Sings 'Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo' For Martyrs



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It seems like Krish was busy with some other projects and the lady just stepped in to help.



A couple of weeks ago, the poster of the movie was shared on social media in which Kangana looked fiery as Rani Lakshmibai. Well, expectations are high from the film. It is all set to hit the screens on January 25 and will clash with Hrithik Roshan’s Super 30.

On a related note, the actress will also be seen in Mental Hai Kya alongside Rajkummar Rao. She has also signed Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s Panga.