The Madras High Court on Thursday issued a notice to the producers of the biopic of former chief minister of the undivided Andhra Pradesh, Y S Rajashekhar Reddy, Yatra, starring Mammootty.
M Murugan of Sri Saai Lakshmi Pictures of Chennai filed a civil suit against the makers of the movie M Murugan of Sri Saai Lakshmi Pictures of Chennai claiming that the title and story of the movie belonged to them and that it was already registered at the Film And Television Producer Guild Of South India. He said that a movie of the same title and story was shot and set to be released on February.
The petitioner sought in his petition that that a permanent injuction should be passed to the release of the movie, which was set to hit the screens on February 8.
Y S Rajashekhar Reddy was the 14th Chief Minister of the undivided state of Andhra Pradesh . He retained power for the second time, which was cut short by his death because of a helicopter crash.