Producer Munirathna Naidu and actress Shanthala are both contesting
for elections to the Bangalore City Corporation and are pitted
against each other. The election is scheduled for the 28th of
Munirathna Naidu is known for his works Aunty Preethse,
Raktha Kanneeru, Kambala Halli, etc. and is also a contractor
of city roads. He happens to be a close relative of popular
producer Rockline Venkatesh.
Shanthala got famous after her role in Legendary director
Puttana Kanagal's Paduvara Halli Pandavaru. She is a
rather renowned theatre artiste. She will be contesting from the
JDS party in the corporation election.