Varun Tej's latest offering took flying start at the box office. The film earned glowing reviews from critics and thumping response from movie buffs. The film emerged as the second biggest opener in Varun Tej's career after 'Tholi Prema'.
The film is expected to do well as it got positive word of mouth from all quarters. His fans are gushing about the film on social media.
Talking about collections, 'Valmiki' has managed to earn Rs 3.53 Cr on second day at the box office. The total collections of the film is stands upto Rs 9.36 Cr.
The film is the Telugu remake of Tamil superhit film Jigarthanda. Pooja Hegde is reprising Lakshmi Menon’s role from the original while Varun Tej is essaying the lead role of a gangster.
On the eve of its release, the makers of Valmiki were sent notice by the High Court to change the title immediately. The film's name has been changed to Gaddalakonda Ganesh, Varun Tej's character in the film.