Kanaga Ranaut starrer Manikarnika: The queen of Jhansi is receiving rave reviews from the audience. The film is doing great business at the box-office. After an excellent first weekend, the film has managed to stay strong at the box office on weekdays which has helped it close in on the Rs 100 crore mark. In one week, the film has earned Rs 61.15 crore.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the box-office collection of the film. His Tweet reads, #Manikarnika scores in Week 1... Had excellent weekend [#RepublicDay holiday] and healthy trending on weekdays... Weekend 2 crucial... Fri 8.75 cr, Sat 18.10 cr, Sun 15.70 cr, Mon 5.10 cr, Tue 4.75 cr, Wed 4.50 cr, Thu 4.25 cr. Total: ₹ 61.15 cr. India biz. #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu.” The numbers have been consistent all through the week and we have a feeling the project will be able to cross the Rs 100 crore mark soon enough.
Kangana has also co-directed Manikarnika with Krish It features Jisshu Sengupta, Atul Kulkarni, Danny Danzongpa, Vaibhav Tatwawaadi and Suresh Oberoi in key roles. The movie is based on the life of the brave queen Laxmibai who fought against the Britishers.