Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Badhaai Do showed a good hold on its first Wednesday.
With the first look, motion poster and the fun-loving trailer featuring the lead pair Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar, Badhaai Do managed to open on low note in the morning with occupancy of just 5% across India. The comedy drama could collect Rs 1.65 crore on its first day at the box office. However, there was a solid growth on Saturday with around 65%, minting a good Rs 2.72 crore followed by another good Sunday with Rs 3.45 crore. Due to the Valentine’s Day celebration, Badhaai Do held well on Monday with a good Rs 1.85 crore and on Tuesday with Rs 1.12 crore.
As per early trade report, Badhaai Do showed a good hold dropping by Rs 2%, collecting around Rs 1 crore, bringing the first six days collection to 11.90 crore. Badhaai Do is still facing the challenge of night shows not being in all states except Maharashtra , Rajasthan and South which affected the collections. The budget of comedy drama is Rs 45 Crores all-inclusive this is higher (Production cost: 35 Crores including interest cost, Advertising Cost: 10 Crores) and has released in 2000 cinemas across all India
The movie directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni, who earlier made Hunterr and stars Seema Pahwa, Sheeba Chadha, Chum Darang, Lovleen Mishra, Nitish Pandey and Shashi Bhushan amongst others essaying pivotal roles & taking the narrative ahead.