Baahubali 2 is facing release issues in Karnataka due to certain groups protesting actor Sathyaraj’s statements during a public meet regarding Cauvery issue 9 years back. To pacify the angered crowds director Rajamouli personally released a statement yesterday.

In continuation the actor himself apologised in a video message and urged the public not to stall the release thereby creating a huge loss for theatre owners and distributors. He however added that his first priority is being a Tamilian and not being an actor, any director who is hesitant of facing issues due to to casting him should not approach him for roles.