Sun Pictures has filed the complaint against Tamilrockers and such websites not to release movie online.
Petta has been the talk of the town since its inception and fans were waiting eagerly to catch the superstar in a very unique role after 2.0, which released in 2018.
On the other hand, it seems like Viswasam has gone on to get the upper hand when all over Tamil Nadu is considered. Viswasam Movie Review: Ajith Kumar And Nayanthara's Mawkish Family Drama Can Only Be Handled Once. They had earlier worked together to give Veeram (2014), Vedalam (2015) and Vivegam (2017). Apart from the audience, celebs are pouring rave reviews about this family entertainer. Rajinikanth's New Film at Box Office Becomes Target of Online Piracy.
While the film was released in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi versions in over 225 screens across Karnataka, according to Jack Manju, distributor of Petta, the decision on the Kannada version depends on whether Rajinikanth agrees to dub his voice in Kannada. However, the final box office share is yet to be released. Petta has seemingly overtaken Viswasam by a decent margin. Chennai high court ordered to take action to ban those piracy sites last week, still there is no action took by the Tamil film industry. Let us hope for more stringent actions to be introduced in place.