Lakshmi's NTR is scheduled to release on March 29th. A Complaint was lodged by TDP Activist with Election Commission of India seeking postponement of the release until the completion of AP Elections on April 11th, 2019. Already, High Court refused to issue a stay order on the release of the controversial flick.
Election Commission served notices to Producer Rakesh Reddy asking him to appear before the Chief Electoral Officer Gopalakrishna Dwivedi on Monday. He need to present his side of the story before the Election Commission to clear the hurdles for the release.
Depending on the clarification issued by the Producer, Election Commission will take a decision on whether or not Lakshmi's NTR should release before or after April 11th. Does Varma have Plan B if EC disallows the release of before the first phase of General Elections?