Sivakarthikeyan’s Velaikkaran has taken a superb opening at the Tamil Nadu box office. In Chennai city, the film has grossed nearly 89 lakhs and in Tamil Nadu too, Velaikkaran is said to have grossed more than 9cr.
Many theaters in the state had screened early morning shows for the film on day one and despite being a non-holiday, the Sivakarthikeyan starrer reported 80-100% occupancy across Tamil Nadu.
Sources say that Velaikkaran will hold strong until the Christmas Day(December 25) and only, the next week run will decide the fate of the film at the box office. Velaikkaran’s theatrical rights in Tamil Nadu is said to be around 37cr and the film should gross more than 70cr to get the hit verdict.