Star Kiccha Sudeep’s Kannada language action adventure film Vikrant Rona, which is being touted as yet another pan-India spectacle, has opened to solid numbers. As per the production house, Vikrat Rona has raked in Rs 35 crore from its worldwide box office collection on Thursday.

According to a source, the film earned Rs 23 crore in Karnataka alone on its opening day

The gross collection of the Hindi version is said to be around Rs 2 crore, and the film has reportedly collected a combined Rs 2 crore from its release in the Telugu states.

In Tamil Nadu and Kerala, the film has said to have earned about Rs 1 crore from each state through its limited release. The collection from the Kannada version of the movie from across the country is pegged at Rs 2 crore and its overseas collection is at Rs 2.5 crore.

The filmmakers are confident that the film will gain momentum at the box office from Friday evening shows. And the filmmakers expect to see a drastic increase in the footfalls for the movie across the country during the weekends. 

The filmmakers are betting high on the film’s 3D version to draw people for the big screen experience.

In the Hindi belt, it outperformed earlier titles such as Vikram, Valimai, Beast and 777 Charlie — none of which could cross the Rs 50 lakh barrier on day one — Vikrant Rona has made around Rs 2 crore. The film’s Hindi version was presented by Salman Khan.