While we had earlier reported that Ilayathalapathy Vijay's 'Kaththi' has garnered about 12.5 crores on the opening day at the Box Office in Tamil Nadu, the latest is that the film has grossed 23.8 Cr in total on the first day of release, excluding collections from Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Norwayand Holland which haven't been reported yet. While the collection figures in India is 16.45 Cr, the overseas collections are 7.35 Cr.
Revealing the Box Office collections, director AR Murugadoss tweeted, "#Kaththi breaks all South film records on its first day -TOTAL -23.80 CR TN/Kerala / Karnataka & NorthIndia-16.45Cr OVERSEAS-7.35CR."
The film starring Vijay and Samantha in the lead with Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh playing the villain hit the screens on Diwali. Directed by AR Murugadoss has been receiving amazing response among fans and the movie has apparently had a mass opening. 'Kaththi' after having facing various issues surrounding the release of the film has turned to be a hit film. Vijay plays dual roles in the film with Samantha playing the female lead and Anirudh scoring the music.