Superstar Rajinikanth is on cloud nine over his first movie 2019 which has opened to glowing reviews from critics and audiences. Rajinikanth's fan frenzy swept social media before the release date of his movie. In Chennai, few companies declared a holiday for all employees on behalf of Rajinikanth's movies. Petta is a gangster drama which makes audiences recall Rajinikanth's '90s movies. It appears audience has showered their love on Rajinikanth's movie as fans are happy that Petta has received positive talk. As expected, the movie has received adulation and love from several sections of audiences.

After Akshay Kumar in 2.0, another Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui made his Tamil debut with Petta. He plays the role of Singaar Singh. His killer looks and top-notch performance has sent Tamil fans into a tizzy. Vijay Sethupathi who is basking in the back to back success of 96, Seethakaathi has added new hit Petta in his kitty. Kartik Subbaraj has given a fitting tribute to true-blue Rajini fans.

If trade reports are to be believed, Petta has managed to earn Rs 25 Cr approximately on its first day at the domestic box office. While coming to the foreign box office, it hasopened with jaw-dropping figures of $557,387 (3.92 Cr) . Exact figures are yet to be known. Meanwhile, Take a look at the tweets which are making the rounds about Petta box office collections on Twitter.

On the professional front, Rajinikanth has signed his next movie with AR Murugadoss whose last film was Sarkar which featured Vijay. More details about launch date and crew are yet to be announced.