Digital Desk, Mumbai.The film The Kerala Story was going through a lot of controversies even before its release. But moving ahead of all the difficulties, the film was released in theaters on 5th May and it is clear from the film’s earnings that the film is being liked by the audience. Now Adah Sharma’s film has become the second biggest film of the year 2023. The wonderful collection of the film continues continuously, the film has made a record breaking collection even on the 13th day of its release. The film has crossed the total collection of Ranbir Kapoor-Shraddha Kapoor starrer Tu Jhoothi Main Makkar in less than two weeks of its release. Looking at which, it can be said that the film may soon join the 200 crore club.
Record breaking collection on 13th day as well
Despite facing continuous controversies, the film ‘The Kerala Story’ is doing wonders in the theatres. Theaters are full even on the 13th day of release. Fans are very fond of this film. Now the 13th day collection of the film has come out. According to the report, ‘The Kerala Story’ has done a business of Rs 9.25 crores on the second Wednesday i.e. 13th day. After which the total earning of the film has now gone up to Rs 165.94 crore. With this, ‘The Kerala Story’ is now inching towards joining the 200 crore club. Adah Sharma has played the lead role in the film The Kerala Stary, released on May 5, and at this time she has also become everyone’s favorite. All the fans are busy praising this film loudly.
Left behind ‘Tu Jhooti Main Makkar’
Director Luv Ranjan’s ‘Tu Jhoothi Main Makkar’ released in March. The total collection of the film was completed Rs 149.05 crore. At the same time, according to the trade analyst, there is every possibility of Kerala Story crossing the Rs 200 crore mark. With this, it will become the second Hindi film of the year 2023 to cross this figure after Shahrukh Khan’s ‘Pathan’.
This led to controversy
The teasers of this film have been running since its launch in the month of November 2022. The film’s lead actress Adah Sharma plays the character of Shalini Unnikrishnan. So many controversies are happening on this film because the story of this film is based on those girls who wanted to become nurses but due to the nefarious designs of ISIS, they took up terrorism. In the film, Shalini has said that 32000 girls have been converted to ISIS in Kerala and she is also one of them. At the same time, due to controversies, this big figure has been reduced from 32000 to 3.