Vijay starring Bairavaa is emerged as the biggest opener at the Pongal box office making it as the fastest and highest grosser ever for Vijay. The film becomes the fastest one to cross the 100 core mark in just 4 days and joined the prestigious 100 crore club, according to Vijay Productions, the production house of the film.
The film collected Rs. 16.6 crores at the Tamil Nadu Box office which is the best ever for any Vijay film. Meanwhile the film has smashed the actor’s rivalry in profession Thala Ajith’s Vedalam opening day Tamil Nadu Box office collection of Rs 15 crores. The latter is just short of Rs 1.6 crores.
The trailer has already been seen over 8 million times. Despite the pirated copy of Bairavaa being uploaded on several piracy websites on the same day of the release, the film managed to collect more than 100 crores till date.
Trade experts have claimed that the film had the potential of collecting more than 100 crores, but the ongoing Jallikaatu protest might have a slight hit on the collection. Whatsoever, Vijay one agan proved to be the Vasool Mannan in Kollywood. He now stands after Superstar Rajinikanth in Box office collections.