Director Ajay Koundinya supported RGV over Pawan Kalyan & Sri Reddy issue. Responding over Tollywood ban on RGV, he said, RGV is a legendary director who can direct films from any corner of the world and said he bans Tollywood. He praised RGV for ending Sri Reddy's issue calling her month long movement, a nuisance. He said, RGV so intelligently closed the chapter of Sri Reddy with one single word and succeeded in confining her to house. He made a special mention of thanks to RGV who gave many directors to the industry from RGV's school.