Vijay-starrer Sarkar courts controversy with scenes on AIADMK govt schemes

Yipeee! Thalapathy Vijays Sarkar is now the biggest in Indian cinema

Following its release, AIADMK's Raju has accused the film of taking digs at the ruling party and according to an India Today TV report, the minister has referred to Vijay as an "extremist" who was 'acting with vested interest'. The film got released in 408 screens across the state and thus making it the biggest ever release in the history of Kerala.

Sarkar, starring Tamil superstar Thalapathy Vijay, since the time it went on floors has created quite some buzz. The festival release has been directed by AR Murugadoss and also stars Keerthy Suresh, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Yogi Babu and Radha Ravi among others. Unconfirmed reports hint that the film has collected above 6 Crores on day 1 at the Kerala box office.

Sarkar, released in over 3000 screens around the world, has earned a gross collection of approximately $145,000 just from the premiere shows in the U.S. and the number, after the first day is expected to only go up.

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The first-day collection in Chennai city was about Rs 2.37 crore and it didn't take a significant dip on the second day.

It is speculated that the film will continue to have its dream run in the coming days due to the lack of a stiff competition at the box office.

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