The 48 hour Telangana bandh forced theaters to shut down for two days in Hyderabad. Shooting of the films like Mahesh Babu‘s Dhookudu, NTR‘s Shakti and Pawan Kalyan‘s Teen Maar stalled resulting in at least Rs 5 crore losses to the producers.
TRS leader, Siddipet MLA Harish Rao was arrested as a precautionary measure. Harish Rao came to Secunderabad to flag off bike rally. RTC had cancelled services in Telangana districts.