Senior cinematographer Chota K Naidu is likely to face the controversy as he walked to actress Kajal Aggarwal, hugged and kissed her on the cheek during the trailer launch of the film Kavacham. This incident took place when Kajal mentioned his name while heaping praise on his performance. Such act of cinematographer has shocked everyone on stage including Kajal. However, Kajal without making it a news said Chota K Naidu is just a family member to her. Later, it was known that music composer Thaman asked Chota, if they can kiss Kajal and they had to show it. This explanation of Chota is learned to be cheap.