There are many versions of the story doing the rounds. While some say that Mahesh has eloped with Sowmya and married at Yeddiur Siddalingeshwara temple, others say that he is in Shirdi along with his parents and he will be returning today. Nonetheless, nothing has been confirmed yet.
Mahesh was signed to play the lead role in forthcoming movie Alemaari and it was supposed to produce by Gajendra. After launching the movie, he walked out of the movie for the reasons best known to him.