After an excellent opening weekend, Kartik Aaryan & Kriti Sanon starrer Luka Chuppi has remained strong on Monday as well due to Maha Shivratri holiday. The film has got succeed to entertain many in theatres and diverted the major audience toward itself despite the presence of Total Dhamaal at the box office.
Directed by Laxman Utekar, the romantic comedy has received mostly positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience and gathered a good word of mouth. As a result, it was opened at a solid note and registered the 5th highest opening of the year so far & the best one of Kartik’s career.
At a strong note, Luka Chuppi did the business of 32.13 crores in its opening weekend which included 8.01 crores on Friday, 10.08 crores on Saturday & 14.04 crores on Sunday. Then on Monday due to a holiday, it got an almost similar response as of Friday and minted the amount of 7.90 crores. With this, its 4 days total collection has become 40.03 crores nett from 2100 screens across India.
In parallel, the second Hindi release of this week, Sonchiriya has got failed to score even decent at the box office despite positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience. In the opening weekend, it bagged the amount of only 4.60 crores with 1.20 crore on Friday, 1.50 crore on Saturday & 1.90 crores on Sunday.
On Monday, due to a holiday of Maha Shivratri, Sushant Singh Rajput, Bhumi Pednekar & Manoj Bajpayee starrer managed to collect the amount of 1.10 crore. After 4 days, the total collection of Sonchiriya has become 5.70 crores nett from 720 screens at the domestic box office.