Collection King Mohan Babu had received some respite from the Supreme Court in Padma Sri issue. The apex court had issued a stay on Andhra Pradesh’s directive to take back Padma Sri award conferred to Mohan Babu. Following Supreme court’s order, Mohan Babu made it clear that he will not be using Padma Sri title going further in movie titles. He also promised the court to remove the titles wherever they occur previously.
It may known to our readers that Earlier the Andhra Pradesh high court directed the ministry of home affairs to send a recommendation to the President for cancellation of the Padma Shri award given to the actor in 2007. The actor challenged this by approaching the Supreme Court. The apex court now asked him to stop using them in films but stayed on taking back the coveted award.