Nagababu quit ‘Jabardast’ to come to Zee channel for ‘Adirindi’. While leaving ‘Jabardast’, he praised the show but criticized Mallemala team. He made the sensational allegation that Mallemala is destroying the creative minds. He said that Mallamala spoiled the careers of talented artists like Nithin and Bharat. He carried out large-scale promotion for ‘Adirindi’. Nagababu turned judge for ‘Adirindi’ programme featuring senior comedians Dhanraj, Venu, RP and Chammak Chandra. He made the appearance in the show telecasted on Sundays. There was also criticism that ‘Adirindi’ is like a sequel of ‘Jabardast’.
Now Nagababu has once again lashed out at Mallemala. He vent his anger over Mallemala showing olds skits of ‘Jabardast’ on ETV Sunday night at the same time when ‘Adirindi’ is being telecast on Zee channel. He said he is not competing with ‘Jabardast’. Nagababu pointed out that they left Thursday and Friday to telecast their programme on Sunday but even on this day and at the same time ‘Jabardast’ is being telecast. He alleged that Mallemalla has vowed to flop Nithin and Bharat show. He said he was shocked to see ‘Jabardast’ on Sunday.