Tamil Nadu: Dhanush starrer Karnan has hit the screens and has already won a million hearts. Fans are lining up outside cinema halls to watch one of the most much-awaited movies of the year.Also Read - Dhanush in Trouble as Madras HC Asks Actor to Pay Rs 30 Lakh in 48 Hours on Rolls Royce Tax Exemption

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the movie is doing good at the box office. The film has collected Rs 10.50 crore (and Rs 8.90 crore net) in Tamil Nadu on its opening day. The movie was also released in Australia and New Zealand. While in Australia, Karnan earned $ 37,815 or ₹ 21.54 lakhs, in New Zealand, it earned $ 4,991 or ₹ 2.62 lakhs. Also Read - Dhanush To Spend Whopping Rs 150 Crore To Build His New Dream House in Chennai? Read Details

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Karnan is based on real-life incidents that took place in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli. The movie depicts Dhanush as a sword-wielding warrior riding a horse and towards whom villagers look forward to, to fight on their behalf. Several people also took to social media appreciating Dhanush’s movie.

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