Bheema Theeradalli movie is a Based on Chandappa Harijana, a leading criminal of the Bheema Basin who was killed in a police encounter in May 2000. Chandappa Harijana, dreaded criminal, died early in the age of 34 in a police encounter.
Chandappa led a notorious gang involved in several murders and other crimes in villages in Gulbarga and Bijapur districts and a few parts of Maharashtra. He was shot dead by a special team of Gulbarga police in an encounter at Dhothari village near Akkalkot in Solapur district of Maharashtra on 12th May 2000. Vijay his in the lead playing the role of Chandappa Harijana.