Producer Satya Reddy fires on Posani Krishna Murali
Producer Satya Reddy fired on Posani, for his scathing comments on Nandi awards as well as the ruling party TDP. He said, Posani is misleading people of Andhra Pradesh with his statements.
Regarding the Posani’s question, “how can be Nandi Awards annulled by the AP government? If someone criticizes the awards, do you cancel entire Nandi awards?”, Producer Satya Reddy asked Posani to prove whether any one from the government ever gave this statement. He asked how can Posani attribute the statements to the government that it has not made. Also, what Nandi awards has to do with AP IT minister Lokesh Babu. He reminded the same Posani and Gunasekhar made lot of hullabaloo when Nandi Awards were announced in 1998 too. Satya Reddy remarked, these awards are beyond any one particular caste, area and religion. Also, Satya Reddy told, when there are so many good things this government doing Posani never talked about them. But he is raising voice on these Nandi awards only with malicious intentions of maligning the government. Also he fired on Posani, for not taking up any other issue concerning film industry but coming out only when Nandi awards are announced.
He demanded the withdrawal of all the statements by Posani on Nandi Awards as Posani’s words hurt entire AP population.He advised to put a full stop on all controversies regarding Nandi Awards. He also advised Posani talk about many other problems concerning the film industry like the issues of small film producers. Writer Rajendra Kumar, who was also in the same press meet, said al the Nandi Awards announced based on merit only. He also remarked, whoever did not get the award, they should focus on their work and give better output so that they may win the award next time.