Actor Vishnu Manchu is the brand new president of the Movie Artists Association (MAA) after defeating rival Prakash Raj in a tightly fought MAA elections 2021.
Telugu information channels have famous that Vishnu’s father Mohan Babu performed an enormous position within the former’s victory. It is alleged that he took management of Vishnu’s marketing campaign and threw his complete would possibly behind him, main him to a cushty win.
While the MAA elections are normally a low-key affair, the extraordinary campaigning by Vishnu Manchu and Prakash Raj gave the elections a flavour of state elections and dominated prime time debates of reports channels.
Vishnu started his marketing campaign on the insider plank, portray Prakash Raj as an outsider. Although his rhetoric was extremely conservative, it appeared to have labored in isolating Prakash, whereas strengthening Vishnu’s camp.
Several members from Vishnu Manchu’s panel are additionally main in different prime positions within the affiliation. The full particulars of the winners shall be introduced later tonight.
About 26 positions went to the polls at present, which noticed a document turnout. The new office-bearers will management MAA for the time period of two years.