Ram Charan Teja's Zanjeer, which marks debut in Bollywood, might be a big let down in the domestic market. But back home its Telugu version Toofan (Thoofan) is working wonders for the Mega Power star. The much-hyped remake of 1973 cult classic is taking the AP Box Office by storm. It has set a new record in Tollywood with its opening day collection.
With the current political turmoil in the state delaying Ram Charan's Yevadu, the release of Toofan had sparked a big debate on its success at the Box Office. Many in Tollywood were keeping their fingers crossed about its fate as the people from both Seemandhra and Telangana were threatening to disrupt its screening in the state. But the makers of the film managed to get the High Court send an order to AP Police to provide security for its safe release in the state.
Much to the dismay of Cherry's detractors, the Apoorva Lakhia received an overwhelming response. On its opening day, he Ram Charan and Priyanka Chopra starrer collected Rs 10.64 crores at the AP Box Office. The first day collection of Toofan is three times of what Zanjeer has collected from 2085 screens across India on two days.
However, Saturday proved to be a bad day for Toofan, which shown decline in its number in all the regions of the state. Especially, its collection hit the rock bottom in the Hyderabad region due to the 24-hour showdown by Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) and Andhra Pradesh Non-Gazetted Officers (APNGOs) Association. On its second day, the film added Rs 6.15 crores to its two-day collection Rs 16.79 crores.
Continue to see the area-wise break of two-day collection of Toofan in the slideshow.
Toofan Collection In Nizam
Toofan has done fantastic business in Nizam area, where it has huge number of screens. The film has collected Rs 3.10 crores in this area on the first day. But due to the showdown, its business slipped considerably on Saturday. On its second day, the film has raked in approximately Rs 1.5 crores, taking its two-day total collection to Rs 4.6 crores in this circuit.
Toofan Collection In Ceded
Toofan has opened to record breaking response in Ceded, where it has raked in Rs 72 lakhs on its opening day. But its business slipped on Saturday with the film adding Rs 68 lakhs to its two-day total Rs 1.40 crore.
Toofan Collection In Vizag
The Ram Charan Teja and Priyanka Chopra starrer has got superb opening in Vizag, where it has collected Rs 86 lakhs on Friday and Rs 80 lakhs on Saturday. The two-day total of Toofan stands at Rs 1.66 crore in this area.
Toofan Collection In Guntur
The Apoorva Lakhia-directed flick has had a good beginning Guntur, where it has raked in Rs 75 lakhs on Friday and Rs 70 lakhs on Saturday. The two-day total of Toofan stands at Rs 1.45 crore in the circuit.
Toofan Collection In East Godavari
Toofan is doing excellent business in East Godavari. The film has raked in Rs 85 lakhs on Friday and Rs 79 lakhs on Saturday, taking its two-day total to Rs 1.64 crore.
Toofan Collection In West Godavari
Toofan has collected Rs 75 lakhs on Friday and Rs 68 lakhs on Saturday in West Godavari. Its two-day total stands at Rs 1.43 crore in this circuit.
Toofan Collection In Krishna
Toofan has collected Rs 60 lakhs on Friday and Rs 54 lakhs on Saturday in Krishna. Its two-day total stands at Rs 1.14 crore in this circuit.
Toofan Collection In Nellore
Toofan has collected Rs 51 lakhs on Friday and Rs 46 lakhs on Saturday in Nellore. Its two-day total stands at Rs 97 lakhs in this circuit.
Toofan Collection In Other Parts Of South India
Toofan has also got a superb start in other parts of South India. The movie collected approximately Rs 2.5 crores on Friday and Rs 2.85 crore on Saturday. Its two-day collection stands at Rs 5.35 crores.
Toofan Overseas Collection
Toofan has also had a wide release in USA and a few other foreign countries. The numbers of its collection in this areas are yet to be announced.
Toofan And Zanjeer Two Day Business
Zanjeer has collected Rs 6.47 crores (Rs 3.58 cr on Fri and Rs 2.89 cr on Sat) at Indian Box Office in two days. Whereas its Telugu version Toofan has fared much better than the Hindi version. The Telugu film has collected Rs 16.79 crores (Rs 10.64 cr on Fri and Rs 6.15 cr on Sat) at the Box Office in two days.