Pre-release promotions for Khaidi 150 were going at a snails pace. With no audio launch function, initial lukewarm response to songs the film was lacking in momentum. Adding to this there was a remake smudge by self styled critics. Compared to the hype that his contemporary got for Kabali, promotion was minimal. The final event also was also primarily getting attention due to the suspense surrounding Pawan Kalyan’s presence.
Enter Nagababu, made some wild slog comments, and got everyone talking. It was able to stir up the emotions in die hard fans. And RGV’s retort kept the flaming burning and indirectly gave good mileage to the movie. Any publicity is good publicity these days.