Speaking at the Maharshi movie success meet in Hyderabad, Tollywood actor and comedian Posani Krishna Murali said he would have pursued Mahesh to marry him if he was born like a girl. “I would have asked Mahesh to marry me for a second time if he was already married,” he stated. Everyone in the success meet including Mahesh have burst into laughter on hearing his words. He praised director Vamsi Paidipally for making the movie to look stylish. Tollywood actors Allari Naresh and Srinivasa Reddy were also present.