Ilaiyathalapathy Vijay‘s latest offering “Kaththi” has collected a whopping Rs 16.1 crore in India in its opening day. The film, directed by AR Murugadoss, released on the eve of Deepavali, Nov 22, minted Rs 16.1 crore in the first day and it continues to run to packed houses.
Samantha and Neil Nitin Mukesh have played key roles in the film, which is directed by A.R. Murugadoss, and has music by Anirudh Ravichander.
“Kaththi collected Rs 12.5 crore in TN, Rs 1.75 crore in Kerala, Rs 1.55 crore in Karnataka, and 30 lac in its opening days,” says a trade analyst.
The star power of Vijay is working big time in collections at the Box Office in Tamil Nadu and the film is expected to register a new record opening weekend.