Despite challenging conditions, epic period drama Padmaavat got released this Thursday with huge buzz among fans and as expected opened to an excellent note. Due to positive word of mouth, the movie witnessed remarkable growth over the weekend and crossed the mark of 100 crore within 4 days of release.
Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor starrer Padmaavat has got succeed to impress viewers. All the leading stars have given outstanding performances and are being praised by everyone for that. Also the entire Bollywood is appreciating the efforts of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
Because of the protests against it’s release post censor board clearance, Padmaavat hasn’t got released completely across India. Despite the non-screening of the movie in Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, it managed to open excellently with the number of 19 crores.
Before that, it had paid previews on Wednesday commenced from evening and collected the amount of 5 crores. Then on the next day i.e. Friday due to holiday of Republic Day, Padmaavat took solid growth and did the business of 32 crores.
On Saturday as well, the movie remained almost equally strong and minted the amount of 27 crores. On Sunday, once again it took good jump and garnered the business of 31 crores. With this, opening weekend total collection of Padmaavat has become 114 crores at domestic box office.