Bigil box office collection Day 6: Vijay film zooms past Rs 200 crore worldwide

first_imgAtlee’s Bigil starring Vijay, Nayanthara and Jackie Shroff released in a grand manner on October 25 in about 3000 screens across the country. The film has been receiving a mixed response from the critics and audience, but the box office collection proves otherwise.For about 24 hours, the #BIGILEnters200CrsClub has been trending on Twitter with several thousands of people posting about the film’s incredible box office feat. According to multiple reports, Bigil’s worldwide box office collection has surpassed Rs 200 crore and is still going strong at the box office.The sports-drama has collected Rs 58 lakh on Wednesday (October 30) in Chennai city, which is a decent number for a weekday. At the end of six days of its theatrical run, Bigil has raked in Rs 8.40 crore and is expected to cross Rs 10-crore mark in a couple of days.58 lakhs Chennai city gross for #Bigil today Wednesday.Tkt rates are down to usual normal levels in most city theaters now.6-days total city gross is 8.40 CRKaushik LM (@LMKMovieManiac) October 30, 2019Apart from Chennai, Bigil is doing exceptionally well in Singapore, which has a lot of Tamil population. Beating Petta, Viswasam and several other Tamil films, the Atlee-directorial has become the number 1 Tamil movie in 2019. So far, the film has collected Rs 6.50 crore in Singapore.#Bigil is doing very well in #Singapore.. Already, the No.1 Tamil Movie of 2019..4-days total gross is a huge SG$1.25 Million [ 6.50 Crs]Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) October 31, 2019Similarly, Bigil is continuing its strong foothold in Australia and New Zeland as well. Trade analyst Ramesh Bala wrote, “#Bigil Aus/NZ – Total Gross till Oct 30th: # Australia: A$465,143 [? 2.28 Crs] #NewZealand : N$17,255 [? 7.85 Lakhs] (sic)”#Bigil Aus/NZ – Total Gross till Oct 30th: #Australia : A$465,143 [ 2.28 Crs] #NewZealand : N$17,255 [ 7.85 Lakhs]Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) October 31, 2019Bigil is a sports-drama based on women’s football. Vijay has essayed two roles – as that of father Rayappan and coach-cum-gangster Michael aka Bigil.ALSO READ | Bigil Movie ReviewALSO READ | Do not call Vijay’s Bigil a film on women empowerment. It is notALSO READ | The women: What Vijay’s Bigil can learn from Ajith’s Nerkonda PaarvaiALSO WATCH | Vijay’s Bigil is on a roll at the box officelast_img read more

MS approves meeting between MR and Chief Ministers

The Chief Ministers are expected to push for unity in the SLFP at the meeting and will likely urge the former President to remain in the SLFP. (Colombo Gazette) President Maithripala Sirisena has approved a scheduled meeting between seven Chief Ministers from the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and former President Mahinda Rajapaksa.Sources said that President Sirisena wants the SLFP to be united and so he did not oppose the meeting scheduled to take place on Sunday.