He used the premise cleverly to insert jokes on police, on whom he is making the film. The area is really a sensitive one in real life too.
It is feared in Karnataka for being a hub for anti-social elements and locals are always in fear of the weapons and thugs.
The same fear costed Sye Raa team their good plans to shoot the film for a week. They decided to move back to Hyderabad and complete the schedule at Kokapet.
They decided to go matching the areas with photographes and stock footage in the post production, it seems.
Locals feared the weapons that the unit brought with them and even team tried to hire security and ask for police protection, locals did not budge. Hence, they returned back.