Lucknow: After the screening of Samrat Prithviraj, now the film on Sandeep Unnikrishnan was partly screened in front of the Uttar Pradesh CM. The Major team comprising of Adivi Sesh, producer Sharath Chandra and the film’s Hindi lyricist Ritesh Rajwada met the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath recently.
Sesh shared the pictures of meeting with Adityanath on social media and expressed his excitement. The team also felt excited that the UP CM saw ten minutes of the Major and praised it. Major is based on the life and martyrdom of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan in 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai.
Sesh and the film’s crew met Adityanath with Sandeep Unnikrishnan’s parents. The actor was gifted a shawl and silver coin by the UP CM.
Major has earned Rs 12.17 crore after three weeks. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh praised the movie’s box office performance, writing, “#Major continues to maintain at low levels… Day-wise growth in Weekend 3 is a plus… Overall total, however, is not in sync with its merits and glowing word of mouth….”