The online medium is one of the most vital tools for promoting films. Over the years, Bollywood has taken full advantage of it, and has received stupendous results.
So today, we have listed out the top five most viewed Indian videos within 24 hours of its release on the digital platform. Interestingly, the five videos belong to two films only.
The competition is between superstar Shah Rukh Khan and SS Rajamuli’s Baahubali.
Yes! The videos that literally broke the internet in just a day belong to “Raees” and “Baahubali”.
Here’s the list of the top five videos that created sensation across the internet.
Baahubali 2 Telugu trailer
With an overwhelming 21.81 million views in 24 hours of release, the trailer topped the list.
The 2.2-minute clip was full of magic, action and visuals, which proved filmmaker SS Rajamouli’s utter dedication and skills.
The film, titled “Baahubali: The Conclusion”, brings to an end the saga that began in 2015 and had the whole of India enthralled.
Slated for release on April 28, Baahubali: The Conclusion stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Ramya Krishnan and Sathyaraj.
SRK’s “Raees” followed next with 11.96 million views.
The Badshah of Bollywood was back in menacing form. In a throwback to his 'Don'-esque bad outing, 'Raees' looked set to take the villain Khan a step further.
Loosely based on the life of bootlegger Raees Aslam, this drama was set in the Popatiyawad area of Gujarat. Directed by Rahul Dholakia, the film hit the cinemas on January 25th and entered the coveted Rs 100 crore club.
Baahubali 2 Hindi trailer
The Hindi trailer of “Baahubali” hit 11.1 million views and, grabbed the third position.
With 11.96 million views, the romantic song between Shah Rukh and Pakistani actress Mahira Khan became an instant hit.
Laila Main Laila (Raees)
Sunny Leone created waves and, grabbed a number of eyeballs in the catchy remake of “Laila Main Laila”. The video received warm response and, gathered 9.88 million views in a span of 24 hours