In an age where the film’s success is based on first day collections and overall box office might, Baahubali has easily crossed 100 crore on the first day. Unofficial figures peg the first day India collections at 145 crores while the overseas market has contributed 65 crores, taking the world wide collections to 210 crores.
The statewide split up is as below
Andhra Pradesh/Telangana – 58 crores
Hindi versions – 50 crores
Tamil Nadu – 9 crores
Kerala – Somewhere between 4.5-7 crores. Official estimates awaited
The film also has the benefit of the long weekend with Monday being a holiday. The first 4 days tickets are already booked and almost all theatres across the country are running housefull.