The 27-year-old actress plays the role of a village belle Bharathi in the film directed by KS Ravi Kumar. The film released on December 12 on Rajinikanth's birthday.
So happy to see #Lingaa doing so well!!! And thank u all for the amazing response to my work! Couldn't be happier :)— Sonakshi Sinha (@sonakshisinha) December 16, 2014
Lingaa superceded the box-office earnings of Sonakshi's other release Action Jackson, which released on December 5, in first three days.
Sonakshi is now looking forward to the release of Tevar, which also stars actors Arjun Kapoor and Manoj Bajpayee.