Yash’s KGF became the first Kannada movie to release in Pakistan. The film’s Hindi-dubbed version hit Pakistani theaters on 11 January and is earned good response. Social media in Pakistan is abuzz with reviews of the film.
This is the first Kannada film getting screened in Pakistan formally. Prior to this, there was a discussion about Pawan Kumar’s Lucia being released. Anyway the film did not get showy release. Pakistan has been a major market for Hindi movies.
Meanwhile, KGF has completed 25 days. The film, which released on December 21 has broken each and every existing record in Sandalwood. It has grossed more than Rs 200 crores, with half of it coming from Karnataka. The film also has beaten Baahubali 2‘s collection in Karnataka and ended up being the highest grossing film in Karnataka.