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Petta: Rajinikanth fever takes over Chennai

Rajinikanth starrer Petta has hit the theaters today. The film also starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vijay Sethupathi, Sasikumar, Simran, Trisha and others has opened to a positive response from the audience and fans are celebrating the release of the film

Petta: Rajinikanth fever takes over Chennai

Rajinikanth fever has once again taken over South India with the release of Thalaivar's action-packed entertainer Petta. The Karthik Subbaraj directorial has come as a treat for Rajinikanth fans who are still not over his November 2018 release 2.0. Other than the superstar, Petta is packed with a terrific star cast including Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vijay Sethupathi, Sasikumar, Simran, Trisha and others. The film has hit theaters today along with Ajith's Viswasam. (Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)

Petta: Rajinikanth fever takes over Chennai

Rajinikanth fans celebrated the release of Petta before the first show of the film. They were seen dancing on dhol beats before entering the theaters. The first show of Petta in Chennai started at 4 am. (Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)

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A few fans came all decked up and looked all excited to watch Rajinikanth on the 70mm screen. (Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)

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Big hoardings of Rajinikanth were seen outside cinema halls. A few women also prayed for the success of the film before its first show. (Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)

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The Rajinikanth mania has hit the young and the old alike. (Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)

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The usual fanfare prevailed outside theaters and Petta received an overwhelming response from the audience.(Express photo: Janardhan Koushik)