'Bharat' emerges gloriously at the BO, rakes 150cr

10th June 2019

150.10 cr it is for Salman Khan's eid release 'Bharat' within first five days of its release.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh Tweeted, "#Bharat Wed 42.30 cr, Thu 31 cr, Fri 22.20 cr, Sat 26.70 cr, Sun 27.90 cr. Total: ₹ 150.10 cr. India biz... After a glorious start, #Bharat needs to score on weekdays... Mon-Thu biz will give an idea of lifetime biz... Will emerge second highest grosser of 2019 today [Day 6]."

Despite of the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019; airing of two crucial cricket matches between India v/s South Africa and India v/s Australia, the film continued to show significant growth at the box office. 

He also tweeted, "#Bharat had a solid *extended* opening weekend... Thunderous Day 1 and 2 [#Eid festivities]... Maintained consistency from Day 3 to 5 [₹ 20 cr+ on all days]... Two crucial cricket matches #CWC19 - on Wed [#INDvSA] and Sun [#INDvAUS] - made a significant dent in biz."

Khan's this film broke the first day collection record of his previous film 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' of 42 crore. 

Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and starring Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif in lead was based on Korean film 'Ode To My Father'. It was a co-production venture between Salman Khan and Atul Agnihotri's production banners.