Producer Krishna Prajwal has revealed that the movie Aaptha Rakshaka has earned Rs. 25 crores in 58 days and is still running successfully in 75 threatres statewide. He said that it was the highest earning at the Box Office in recent days and it was all because of late Dr. Vishnuvardhan sir.
The producer had held the 50 days success meet of Aaptha Rakshaka at Bangalore City Institute on 21st April. Addressing the media, the producer shared his happiness over successful run for 60 days. Lakshmi Gopalaswamy and Avinash were present on the occasion. Several other film actors were expected to come, but due to rain they could not make it to the function.
Talking to the media, Krishna Prajwal said, "With the best wishes of Dr. Vishnuji, the movie Aaptha Rakshaka has completed 60 days and has already earned 25 crores. The movie is still running statewide in 75 theatres and will successfully complete 100 days. On this occasion, I owe this success to audience, media and Kannada film industry. I thank them all for their support in making it a big success."
The producer added. "I've lot of respect for Vishnu sir and the audience response for his acting in Aaptha Rakshaka has doubled it. This has inspired me to do something in the name of Vishnuji. So I've planned to install his statue near the memorial in Abhiman Studios, Bangalore."
Lakshmi Gopalswamy said, "The credit of Aaptha Rakshaka success goes to Vishnu sir. I've come here to pay homage to him. I hope the movie will complete 100 days." Meanwhile, Avinash, who played Mantrawadi (priest) in the movie, said, "Many artistes and technician were expected to attend this success meet. Due to rain, they could to make it to this occasion. Director P Vasu is very busy. So he also could not come."