International Business Times India. Sify. ^ "'Dookudu' begins shoot at Turkey". Awards and nominations. I had the idea of showing Mahesh in a new way as a young MLA. The soundtrack was successful in its collections. However, it received mixed response from critics. Oneindia Entertainment. Regarding the same, Vaitla said that it would be a romance action film and a majority would be shot in North India using a Super 35. Mahesh's brother Ramesh Babu was a co-producer. Vaitla worked on the script for more than a year and shelved it temporarily for further modification as he felt it became monotonous and resembles his previous work. The film was officially launched on 28 June 2010 in Ramanaidu Studios at Hyderabad.. Retrieved 26 December 2014. "It's Dookudu all the way".
Retrieved 28 December 2014. Idlebrain.com. Archived from the original on 26 December 2014. IndiaGlitz. 22 March 2011. When he heads to Turkey in an undercover operation, he meets Prashanthi, the daughter of Ajay's senior police officer and soon falls in love with her. Archived from the original on 26 December 2014.