The 64-year-old, who saw the movie at a special screening at Prasad Colour Labs, was impressed by the story and action sequences. He expressed his happiness by saying that the film industry was desperate for a hit. Srinu Vytla's Dookudu has arrived at the right time and has provided a big relief to the Tollywood, which is under a huge loss.
He further appreciated Srinu Vytla's attempt, which has brought smiles on the faces of producers, distributors, etc. Talking about Mahesh Babu, the maverick filmmaker said that he has given an electrifying performance. Finally, he thanked producers Ram Achanta, Anil Sunkara and Gopi Achanta for making an all out entertaining Telugu film.