WATCH VIDEO |Telugu actor-politician Balakrishna loses temper again, slaps fan for getting too close

Balakrishna, known for his temper, has again slapped a fan for getting too close for a selfie.

Published: 17th August 2017 02:47 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th August 2017 05:10 PM   |  A+A-

Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna (Photo |


CHENNAI: Actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna, known for his temper, has again slapped a fan -- for getting too close for a selfie.

The incident happened on Wednesday night when he was in Nandyal in Andhra Pradesh to campaign for the ruling Telugu Desam Party in a byelection.

According to a video on Twitter, Balakrishna, 57, is seen slapping a fan for trying to get too close for a picture. He then stares at him and walks away angrily.

WATCH | Nandamuri Balakrishna caught on camera slapping fan                              

The video clip has gone viral on social media.This is not the first time Balakrishna has found himself in such a situation. Last year, during a visit to the Tirumala temple, he had slapped someone who tried to take a selfie with him.

Earlier this month, on the sets of his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu film with K.S Ravi Kumar, a leaked video showed an angry Balakrishna slapping his assistant and ordering him to tie his shoe laces.

Balakrishna's upcoming Telugu action entertainer "Paisa Vasool" is slated for a September 1 release.


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