Last Friday released much awaited Telugu offering Bharat Ane Nenu has completed its opening week on an excellent note. After an earth-shattering opening globally, it got dropped abruptly afterward but still managed to gross good numbers at the box office.
Directed by Koratala Siva, Bharat Ane Nenu is a political drama which got succeed to impress the viewers due to its impactful storyline and flawless performances by the leading duo superstar Mahesh Babu and the Bollywood actress Kiara Advani, who is making her debut in Telugu cinema.
Due to huge initial buzz, it opened on a phenomenal note and registered the highest opening of Mahesh Babu’s career so far. By remaining strong throughout, it did the business of 38.30 crores on the weekend, that included 21.75 crores of Friday, 8.15 cores of Saturday and 8.40 crores of Sunday from Andhra Pradesh & Telangana.
Then on weekdays, Bharat Ane Nenu faced usual drops in footfalls due to normal working days. On Monday with a decline of 47.60% than Sunday, it collected the amount of 4.40 crores. With further decrements, the movie minted the amount of 3.40 crores on Tuesday and 2.30 crores on Wednesday.
On the next day i.e. Thursday, Mahesh Babu starrer bagged the amount of 1.75 crores as distributors’ shares from the Telugu states. With this, the total collection of Bharat Ane Nenu after a week has become 50.15 crores (73.50 crores gross) at the AP/T box office.