Sources said that the in February 2008, Reddy had appled to the Election Commission seeking to register a party by the same name. With his application is still pending, Chiranjeevi cannot name his party 'Prajarajyam'. However, if Reddy withdraws his application, the trouble for Chiru could come to an end.
Padma Bhushan Chiranjeevi launched his political party on Aug 26 at Tirupathi; amidst cheers from the massive crowd who gathered at the temple town to support their 'reel' star take a plunge in the 'real' world of politics. According to sources in Chiranjeevi's party, the plan was to go to the Election Commission a few days after the Tirupati meeting.