Andhra Pradesh Film Development Corporation also supported the closure of cinema theatres which is being implemented from March 2nd. Theater owners, producers, and distributors started this protests after the talks with Digital Service Providers failed.
The producers, distributors, and the theater owners are against the high charges collected by the Digital Service providers UFO and Qube Cinema. More than 2,000 theaters theatres in Andhra Pradesh entered MoU with these two companies are now closed.
Seems like the bundh is to be called off soon. As there are some problems to be dealt with, the protestors have called off the strike. All the theaters will be fully functioning from Monday as per the latest reports. Watch the space for more.