Producer-turned-politician Bandla Ganesh has offered prayers to Lord Venkateswara in Tirumala on Tuesday, on the occasion of Vaikunta Ekadasi. Speaking to the media, Ganesh said that he vowed to slash throat with blade to give a boost to Congress cadre morale during elections. Replying to a question, he stated that he was not hiding from the media or public. I did not speak to media as I was disappointed with Congress defeat in Telangana elections, he mentioned. Bandla had joined the Congress in the presence of Central leaders prior to elections.