Story Behind Balakrishna Gautamiputra Satakarni | Krish Fake Story. After the downfall of the vast Mauryan Empire when Magadha saw the rise of the Sunga and the Kanva dynasties.Kalinga saw the rise of the Chedi Mahameghavahana Dynasty, South India also saw the rise of the Satavahana Dynasty in its Andhra region.The founder of this southern dynasty was a King named Simuka. While this name ‘Simuka’ is seen in the inscription, the Puranas mention him as Sisuka and Sindhuka.In the 100th movie of Bala Krishna he is going to play the historic role of Gautamiputra Satakarni.
It was during the first half of the 2nd century A.D. that the Satavahana power once again rose into eminence in the South. The man of destiny this time was a king named Gautamiputra Satakarni. By his achievements as a conqueror and as an able administrator he raised the prestige of the Satavahana Dynasty to new heights and came to be regarded as its greatest monarch.
He was also mentioned as the ‘Lord of the Western Vindhyas’. Proud of his power, he styled himself as the ‘Raja-Raja’ or the King of Kings, and as the ‘Maharaja’. After a long reign, this King died in 104 A.D.