Bharat Ane Nenu starring Mahesh Babu released on April 20 worldwide, the movie has received rave reviews and is declared a super hit in Telugu. Bharat Ane Nenu also was released in Chennai and other parts of Tamil nadu, considering the popularity of Mahesh babu after his last direct Tamil movie Spyder.
Bharat Ane Nenu had a very good opening as it technically the first movie to release after the strike was over. The movie grossed 27 lakhs in Chennai alone on the opening day, beating other previous Telugu opener Rangasthalam which grossed 25 lakhs on its first day in Chennai. It was number 1 in the last weekend among all movies in Chennai box office. It also grossed around 75 lakhs throughout Tamilnadu.
Bharat Ane Nenu day 2 gross even was better than day 1 by grossing 28 lakhs.