Actor Srinivasa Murthy has been convicted by 6th additional city metropolitan magistrate court for forgery has sentenced for seven years imprisonment and a fine of Rs. 3,000.
Producer K.R. Muralikrishna had produced a Kannada movie Bala Nouke where Srinivasamurthy was the hero. Srinivasmurthy got the distribution rights for Rs. 5.25 lakhs under the banner Pushpashri combines. Murthy was supposed to pay 2.45 lakhs and it was delayed.
Muralikrishna had given complaint to Karnataka film chamber of commerce. Srinivasamurthy had given false papers to the chamber.
Muralikrishna fought against this in the court and now Srinivasmurthy has been convicted.