Producer Yalamanchili Ravichander was in news for his hunger strike against piracy. He came into focus for attacking veteran director Dasari Narayana Rao by using abusive words like Shandi, Daridram, Dunnopothu etc.
He had filed a case against heroine Charmi for not cooperating during the movie Mayagadu publicity. Recently, some unidentified attacked him with sticks. The grapevine is that Dasari people might be behind the attack.