The collections for advance booking for Mani Ratnam's Ponniyin Selvan I

Around Rs.1 crore crossed within a few hours in India.

Ponniyin Selvan: I is based on Kalki's novel.

The film is based on a historical story, with a big budget and star-studded cast.

The Tamil version earned Rs1.37 crore, while the Telugu version brought in approximately Rs.9 lakh.

Prior to Friday, the figure is likely to over the threshold of Rs.10 crore.

The movie has already sold tickets around $400,000 in United States.

Singapore country is also trending for pre booking.