The latest footage was released on Monday (June 2) around 7 pm after the plans of launching it through a function went for a toss. But it did not deter the Thala fans, as it has taken them by storm. With good word-of-mouth coming across from various quarters, the latest clipping set a trend on social networking sites like Twitter.
The buzz is that the latest trailer was also in demand on Google and it was highly searched in Sri Lanka. As a result, the trailer managed to get 3,53,100 views in just 24 hours.
The latest trailer throws light on David Billa's journey from being an ordinary man, who arrives in India from Sri Lanka for a better life, and ends up becoming one of the most dreaded underworld don. It gives a hint about the gangster's early days in the coastal region, his entry to the world of criminals, his first brush with the law, his struggle to rule the underworld and his utter domination over the crime activities.