Balakrishna is an enigma at the box office. If his previous movies would have bombed at the ticket office, the next hits a high in no time. We had our fingers crossed about Jai Simha, but guess what? The movie had a smashing opening at the box office worldwide.

Balayya has managed to surprise his critics and skeptics yet again. He teamed up with KS Ravi Kumar of Linga fame for the first time, and the ace Director did not disappoint Balayya or his fans who were waiting for a superhit film.

According to sources, Jai Simha is doing fantastic business in comparison with Agnyaathavaasi, Gang and Sketch.Jai Simha has raked in Rs 7.50 Cr approximately from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on opening day at ticket window. It has kept the cash register ringing at the box office.

Nayanthara is seen playing as a love interest of Balayya's in Jai Simha. Their on-screen chemistry and Amma Kuti song is drawing audiences in large numbers to the theatres.