Balakrishna Gautamiputra Satakarni movie getting ready for the release on Sankranti 2017. As per the latest news, the release is locked on January 13. The film shooting has been completed recently, recently undergoing CGI effects, post production work. As of promotion strategy, the filmmakers are planning to release Gautamiputra Satakarni in 100 theatres on December 16th.
Balakrishna and director Krish will visit Koti Lingala temple in Karimnagar district and perform special pooja there. Incidentally Koti Lingala was major temple town in Satavahana’s rule. And Balakrishna is playing the role of Satakarni, the Satavahana king in this film.
Based on the history, Karimnagar is said to be the birthplace of Satakarni and his mother Gautami Balashri. Koti Lingala temple located in the Karmingar is the first capital of Satavahanas in the 1st Century AD. This is the reason, Balakrishna and Krish chosen this devotional place for the trailer launch of upcoming epic historical film Gautamiputra Satakarni. Balakrishna is a devotional person, he chose to perform a special pooja to please the Gods and take blessings for the movie.