Vasanth Kumar, working as a business editor in TV5, said that the Tollywood will not benefit by boycotting news channels. He advised Telugu film fraternity to watch Telugu news channels. No other vernacular language has 20 more news channels than Telugu, he stated, adding that issues can be resolved through dialogue. He gave a call to captains of the Telugu film industry to have a dialogue with managements of news channels for arriving at an amicable solution. He said thousands of workers will be hit and producers will suffer losses in crores if boycott decision is taken unilaterally.