Choose your channels

Pawan, Jagan fans clash at Yatra 2 screening

Thursday, February 8, 2024 • Telugu Comments
Listen to article
--:-- / --:--
This is a beta feature and we would love to hear your feedback?
Send us your feedback to

The highly anticipated Tollywood film "Yatra 2," chronicling the political journey of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, premiered today amidst great fanfare. However, the excitement was marred by an unfortunate altercation between fans of Pawan Kalyan and YS Jagan at Prasad IMAX in Hyderabad. The incident, captured on video and widely shared on social media, resulted in physical violence and overshadowed the film's release.

During the screening of "Yatra 2," tensions escalated between the two factions, leading to a full-blown clash. While the exact cause of the confrontation remains unclear, media reports suggest that a heated verbal exchange may have triggered the violence.

The disturbing footage shows fans exchanging blows amidst the backdrop of the film, drawing widespread attention across social media platforms. Despite the unfortunate incident, "Yatra 2" continues its release, coinciding with the anniversary of its predecessor's debut. Directed by Mahi V Raghav, the film features Tamil actor Jiiva portraying the role of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy.

The altercation not only tarnished the film's release but also raised concerns about the growing political polarization in the state. Both Pawan Kalyan and YS Jagan Mohan Reddy are prominent political figures in Andhra Pradesh, with large fan bases and differing ideologies. The clash between their supporters reflects the deep-rooted political divide in the region.

Authorities have launched an investigation into the incident, and efforts are underway to restore peace and ensure the smooth release of "Yatra 2." However, the altercation has dampened the enthusiasm surrounding the film's premiere, highlighting the need for greater unity and tolerance in the political landscape. Yatra 2 is the sequel to the hit film Yatra 2 and expectations soared as the film which released ahead of the impending elections in Andhra Pradesh. The film starred Ketika Narayan, Mahesh Manjrekar and Suzanne Bernert in important roles. The music for the film is tuned by Santosh Narayanan.

Follow us on Google News and stay updated with the latest!   

Related Videos