Alia Bhatt is on roll as Gangubai Kathiawadi crosses 100 crore worldwide.
Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi finally brings cheers to both audience and the makers as it registered an excellent first weekend collections. Thanks to the solid user reviews as per Book My Show and good promo, the biopic drama collected a solid Rs 10.50 crore making it the second best opening for a women centric film after Veere Di Wedding (Rs 10.70 crore). The earning shot up on Saturday with Rs 13.32 crore while Sunday was excellent with Rs 15.3 crore.
There was a good hold on Monday with Rs 8.19 crore followed by an escalation on Tuesday with Rs 10.01 crore, thanks to Maha Shiv Ratri holiday. The biopic drama held well on Wednesday after a big holiday with Rs 6.21 crore followed by another solid Rs 5.40 crore on Thursday, bringing the first week total to an eye-popping Rs 68.93 crore at the domestic market (gross is Rs 81.40 crore)
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As per early trade report, the collection was outstanding in the other part of the world as the biopic drama minted another Rs 27 crore in the overseas market, bringing the total world wide collection to Rs 108.40 crore (approx), and becoming the 9th film of Alia Bhatt that has crossed the benchmark of 100 Cr worldwide collections.
The budget of the biopic drama is estimated to be around Rs 180 crore. It has also become the highest opening film of Alia Bhatt beating Raazi which collected Rs 7.53 crore. Gangubai Katthiawasi is based on the real-life events about the rise of a simple girl from Kathiawad who had no choice but to embrace the ways of destiny and swing it in her favor. After working together in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Ajay Devgn and Sanjay Leela Bhansali are coming together for the second film, Gangubai Kathiawadi.