The trend for Kantara continues in UP as the film was underwhelming at the box office on Monday. The film collected Rs. 4.50 crore yesterday, which was 5% more than its second Friday and 38% more than Monday last week. The total box office collection of Kantara has reached Rs 20 crores. 48.50 crore till yesterday and will be crossed. 50 crore mark today. Karnataka makes the highest collections of Rs. 46.30 crore while rest of India got another Rs. 2.20 crore for the Kannada version in limited release. Dubbed versions in other languages are set to release next week, which will bring in more money outside the home state.
Kantara earned Rs. 4.30 crore in Karnataka yesterday, which is more than Rs. 3.30 crore KGF: Chapter 2 did on its second Monday. There is no consistent data for the Sandalwood box office in the past, so it’s a little hard to say if it’s an all-time record but it most likely is. Kantara was already beating the daily collections of KGF 2 in the South Canara region, it has now started beating them at the state level. It will be interesting to see how long it can continue. In South Canara, the film is a historic blockbuster and despite low ticket prices in the first week, it is the highest grosser beating KGF: Chapter 2.