Gaddalakonda Ganesh / Valmiki Collections: Gaddalakonda Ganesh aka Valmiki starring Mega Prince Varun Tej, Atharvaa, Pooja Hegde and Mirnalini Ravi, directed by Harish Shankar, is running successfully at the box office. Valmiki has collected Rs 34.65 Cr Gross at the Worldwide box office after the successful run of 9 days. Valmiki minted Rs 19.11 Cr Shares at the box office of both Telugu States- AP and Telangana. It is a remake of the Tamil movie Jigarthanda, the success of which has generated a lot of curiosity and expectations from the movie.
The area-wise break up of GaddalaKonda Ganesh (Valmiki) are as follows:
Nizam: Rs 7.15 Cr
Ceeded: Rs 3.15 Cr
UA: Rs 2.28 Cr
East: Rs 1.50 Cr
West: Rs 1.29 Cr
Guntur: Rs 1.63 Cr
Krishna: Rs 1.36 Cr
Nellore: Rs 0.75 Cr
Total 9 days AP/TS GaddalaKonda Ganesh (Valmiki ) Collections : Rs 19.11 Cr Shares
Ka & ROI: Rs 1.40 Cr
Overseas: Rs 1.62 Cr
Total 9 days Worldwide GaddalaKonda Ganesh (Valmiki ) Collections: Rs 22.13 Cr (Rs 34.65 Cr Gross)
Varun Tej starrer Valmiki garnered a mixed response from the audience and critics on its opening day and trade analysts predicted that the word of mouth would take a toll on its collection on the coming days. But the movie remained strong at the ticket counters.
It is being heard that once again Harish Shankar is planning to team up with Varun Tej for multilingual drama.