Senior Tollywood actor Naresh elected as MAA President. He won with a majority of 69 votes against Sivaji Raja. He dedicated his victory to his mother Vijaya Nirmala, late director Dasari Narayana Rao and guru Jandhyala. Hero Rajasekhar elected as Executive Vice-President and Jeevitha as General Secretary. Speaking to the media, Naresh thanked megastar Chiranjeevi, hero Nagarjuna, Naga Babu and other members of MAA for extending support to their panel. For the first time in MAA elections, there was a huge turnout of members to cast their vote.