Recently IIFA 2017 awards function was aired successfully as natural star Nani and Bahubali’s Ballaladeva Rana co-hosted the show. The event was held in Hyderabad with some fun and controversies too. At first, a video of Nani criticizing Rana and another video showing Rana commenting negatively about Nani went viral in social media. However, at last it was revealed that those videos were made just for fun.
Anchoring was never easy and to entertain the crowd for such long hours need some jokes. But in the process of entertaining the audience, Nani made some controversial statements. At first, he hurt Mahesh babu’s fans as Nani said ‘Pelliki mundu srimanthudu and pelli tarvata Brahmotsavam’. He indirectly mentioned that brahmotsavam is a flop and this has hurt Mahesh babu’s fans.
Nani also mentioned senior actor Ravi Teja and one of the ravi teja’s fan took it to twitter. A fan in twitter said “sir you really hurt us, as a ravi teja fan you are the second most loved star for us (ravi teja fans). But in iifa awards you hurtsus”.