Nandamuri Balakrishna has the Sankranthi sentiment and always tries to test his luck at the start of the year during the festive season. He scored a super hit with historical movie Gautami Putra Sata Karni last Sankranthi which also marked his 100th film. Later in the ending of 2017, he released his 101st film Paisa Vasool which disappointed him with thr result.
Now, Balayya's 102nd movie Jai Simha has recently hit the silver screens on January 12th as a Sankranthi gift. Despite the talk, the movie has been doing well in terms of collections. This K.S.Ravi Kumar's directorial has earned Rs. 12 crores at world wide box office with Rs. 8 crores of distributors share. The opening day collections in Telugu states summed up to Rs. 7 crores which is considerably a decent amount.
Let's take a look at the area-wise opening day collections of this Balayya-Nayanthara starrer:
Nizam - 1,16,00,000
Ceded - 1,53,00,000
Nellore - 37,00,957
Guntur - 1,15,48,191
Krishna - 46,17,388
West - 81,00,000
East - 85,26,338
Uttharandhra - 75,00,000
Total 1st day AP & TS share -
Day 1 total collections in both Telugu states: Rs. 7.08 crores (9.70cr gross)
Day 1 worldwide collections: Rs. 8.25 crores (12cr gross)
Now, the second day collections of the movie also plays a crucial role in the success. Festival holidays and pre-release business are expected to rise the collections of Jai Simha.
Disclaimer: Figures mentioned here have been collected from few sources and also include estimates. Authenticity can't be guaranteed...!