Komali is Gowtam's pen friend?

Chelamanna warns Bhanumathy to not insult Ravali again. Raja Bhupati Varma rebukes Gowtam for coming home late. Gowtam wants Rudramma to tell her family about her decision to not marry him. Rudramma tells Gowtam that Komali is his pen friend! However, Gowtam doesn't believe it.