Superstar Akshay Kumar’s recent offering Mission Mangal has registered a fantastic 8-days extended first week at the box office & emerged as his 10th hit in a row. Now the film has entered in the second week and still has a complete hold over the audience. Within 9 days of release, it has become Akshay’s 3rd highest grosser by surpassing the lifetime total of Toilet Ek Prem Katha (134.20 crores).
Jagan Shakti’s directorial has expectedly impressed almost everyone across the country and gathered a solid word of mouth. As a result, it did the business of 128.16 crores in the opening week that included 97.56 crores in the 4-days extended weekend and 30.60 crores on weekdays.
Presented by Fox Star Studios, Mission Mangal has started the second weekend at a higher note as compared to the previous day due to Krishna Janmashtami holiday. On 2nd Friday, it managed to collect 7.83 crores and raised 9 days total domestic collection to 135.99 crores nett.
On the other hand, John Abraham and Mrunal Thakur starrer Batla House is also showing excellent performance at the box office despite a clash with another major Hindi film. With a positive word of mouth, it had raked the business of 65.84 crores in the first week that included 47.99 crores in the weekend and 17.85 crores on weekdays.
On 2nd Friday, due to a holiday, Nikkhil Advani’s directorial has recorded a decent jump in footfalls and minted the amount of 4.15 crores. After 9 days, the total collection of Batla House has become 69.99 crores nett at the domestic box office.