When media asked him if he would launch a political party, he sarcastically said he had no courage to launch a party and make money like others. It is being felt that he meant this comment against Chiranjeevi, who launched his PRP and was charged of taking money for issuing party tickets. There are allegations that Chanjeevi took money for even merging his party in Congress.
It may be mentioned here that Mohan Babu recently went to Chanchalguda jail and met the YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy. His daughter-in-law (Vishnu’s wife) is related to the family of late YSR. Though he said he met Jagan as they were related, he strongly condemned his persecution. He has alleged that Jagan was falsely implicated in illegal cases. It is being said that the actor might contest from the YSRCP in the next elections.
Mohan Babu who is also related to the TDP chief Chandra Babu Naidu, developed differences with him. It was then said that the fight was about the investments he made in the Heritage project of Naidu. Mohan Babu was Rajya Sabha member from TDP from 1995 to 2001.