In a crucial twist in the MAA polls, Bandla Ganesh who was announced to be in the fray took a U-turn shocking the film fraternity. The actor-turned-producer stated that he quit the upcoming Movie Artist Association (MAA) elections race. In yet another shock, Bandla announced that he is going to support the Prakash Raj panel.
In a letter to the Elections Officer of the association, Bandla stated that he is withdrawing his nomination for the post of General Secretary. “You are hence requested to treat my Nomination as canceled as I am no longer interested in contesting the elections. Inconvenience caused is regretted,” read his letter.
It can be noted that Bandla was a member of Prakash Raj’s team but came out and announced his candidature as an independent candidate with no crucial post offered. Sources revealed that Bandla took the decision after a series of talks with mediators who convinced him to rejoin the Prakash Raj’s panel.
MAA Elections will take place on October 10th, 2021 at the Jubilee Hills Public School in Hyderabad.