Mahanubhavudu has won the Dussehra race. Sharwanand has emerged as new festival hero. Mahanubhavudu opened on Friday with critics appreciation and strong word of mouth. Screens have been increased on Saturday. Reportedly, Mahanubhavudu grossed over 13.5 crore and earned a share of Rs 6.8 Crore for first 2 days. The film has estimatedly registered even better numbers on Sunday and Monday (being a holiday for Gandhi Jayanti). Mahanubhavudu is clean comedy entertainer that can be enjoyed with entire family. The film also promotes cleanliness campaign which is on rage nationwide. Mehreen Pirzada’s glamour adds to Maruthi’s hilarious treatment of the film.