Vijay’s Mersal is heading towards the 200 crore mark. The film’s story, Vijay’s triple role, the added controversies have made it into a block buster. Though the film’s dialogues o​n​ GST and medical negligence have stirred a few hornet nests, the film has found strong favor among the audience and industry.

The film’s Telugu version titled Adirindhi will hit screens as planned on October 27. The film is presented by Sharath Marar. The film is written by Vijendra Prasad of Baahubali fame. Also the film’s three heroines – Samantha, Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menon are extremely popular in Tollywood.

The film is expected to do well and will give tough competition to actor Ram’s ‎Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi​.​