5 Days Total: 48 Crores gross ( Nov 10- Nov 15) Deepawali Weekend
It got affected by rains else the total could have been higher.
Thala Ajith and Shruthi Hasan starrer Vedhalam had a record opening in Tamil Nadu .
First Day Box Office Collections of Vedalam are Rs 15.5 Crores gross and nett as it is entertainment tax free. ( producer figure).
This is record for highest all time opener for a non solo release in Tamil Nadu.
Vedhalam had such a big opening day despite releasing in a clash with Kamal Hasan starrer Thoongavanam which also released on the same day.
Ajith is known as king of opening and has proved himself again by generating a record day at box office for Tamil Movie industry.
Both the movies opened to take advantage of big Diwali season in Tamil Nadu but Vedhalam is an out and out comemrcial masala entertainer targeted at mass audiences and was highly anticipated
This is also highest ever opening day for an Ajith starrer as per tamil trade with all his previous movies opening at 11-12 crore.
His last 3 opening days are
Yennai Arindhaal – Rs 11 crore
Billa 2 – 11.5 crore
Arrambam – Rs12.25 crore
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