It is known that Tollywood was closed for elections both in Telangana and Seema Andhra and it looks like the industry is going to have one more unofficial holiday on the elections counting day.
It is said that most celebrities wanted to watch the election results live on their Televisions and have already informed their movie units not to plan shooting of the day. Even for small films, actors or directors wants to track the results and are avoiding shootings of that day.
A source in the film chambers says there is at least 80% reduction in the shootings on that day. This election is also crucial in Tollywood point of view. As state is going to be divided, TFI is anxious on the tax structure and security after the division.
Some of the industry people are even planning to shift their base to Seema Andhra just in case the government offers better tax incentives. Telugu film industry is one of the most badly hit industries during the Telangana agitation.