Tollywood comedian Ali joins YSRCP
Monday, March 11, 2019, 5:40 PM
Following the announcement of Lok Sabha polls schedule, Tollywood actor and comedian Ali joined YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in the presence of party President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday. He said that he's willing to contest from Vijayawada or Rajahmundry if the party gives a ticket. He added, "I didn't get...proper assurance from the TDP leadership and so...joined YSRCP."
NHRC notice to Telangana on exploitation in Tollywood
Friday, April 13, 2018, 7:19 AM
The National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to the government of Telangana and the Union ministry of information and broadcasting over the reported sexual exploitation of women in the Telugu film-industry and lack of a grievance redressal mechanism in the industry. The NHRC has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports that there is sexual exploitation of women in the Telugu film industry.