Sensational Tollywood actress Sri Reddy had denied accepting Rs 5 crore from director Ram Gopal Varma. The actress said that the government can know if the money is transferred into her account. She stated that audio tape which was made public with her voice did not mention that she accepted the money. Sri Reddy faulted the political parties for politicising the issue when she was fighting against the casting couch. She made an appeal to political leaders not to interfere in her fight against the sexual exploitation of women in film industry.