After crossing the Rs 250 cr mark in India alone, Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ is now inching close to the Rs 400 crore mark worldwide. The film, which features Salman Khan as an innocent ‘Hanuman Bhakt’ who has simple ideologies, has been minting money ever since its release on July 17.
Having grossed Rs. 266.22 cr in India alone, the movie is doing really good business abroad too.
Here is a break up of the second week collection of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’. Friday (July 24) – Rs 12.80 cr, Saturday (July 25) – Rs 19.25 cr, Sunday (July 26) – Rs 24.05 cr, Monday (July 27) – Rs 9.30 cr, Tuesday (July 28) – Rs 9.10 cr, Wednesday (July 29) – Rs 7.10 cr. With this, the total earnings of the movie at the box office have shot up to a total of Rs 266.22 cr until now.
Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures.
#BajrangiBhaijaan [Wk 2] Fri 12.80 cr, Sat 19.25 cr, Sun 24.05 cr, Mon 9.30 cr, Tue 9.10 cr, Wed 7.10 cr. Total: ₹ 266.22 cr. ATBB.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 30, 2015
Salman’s movie has also impressed his fans overseas as well. ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ has already earned Rs 128 cr abroad. With this, the worldwide collection of the film becomes Rs 394, which gradually nears the Rs 400 cr mark. Taran Adarsh also tweeted:
#BajrangiBhaijaan Overseas crosses the magical number of $ 20 mn [₹ 128 cr]. FABULOUS!
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 29, 2015
Being the third highest grosser in India after Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ and ‘Dhoom 3’, the movie has grown leaps and bounds due to a strong word of mouth.
Directed by Kabir Khan, ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ also features Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Harshaali Malhotra in lead roles.