The British finally transferred Uttara Kannada district to Bombay Presidency in 1862.After India's independence in 1947, Bombay Presidency was reconstituted as Bombay State.
It has also draw criticism by fans for being too `vulgar'.
Srinivas, who made his debut as director with Upendra's Topiwala, says perspectives will change.
'In the last few years, use of cuss words has become the norm in Hindi films.
It used to shock people in the beginning, but not anymore. I accept that some people have criticised the trailer, but I do not accept there is anything vulgar.
The city of Karwar is the administrative headquarters of the district and developing city.
Sirsi, Dandeli and Bhatkal are the other major developing towns of the district.
In 1956 the southern portion of Bombay State was added to Mysore State, which was renamed Karnataka in 1972.
Uttara Kannada was an ancient site of sea trade visited by the Arabs, Dutch, Portuguese, French and later the British.
Activists said they want an ordinance to lift the ban on kambala as well as speedy resolution of the Mahadayi and Kalasa-Banduri disputes.