After entering the Rs 200 crore club at the domestic box office, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor starrer is achieving new milestones with each passing day. Amidst countless controversies, the film released on January 25 and has completed over two weeks at the box office. Bhansali’s period drama has garnered much appreciation, especially it’s leading actors – Ranveer, Deepika, Shahid – for the portrayal of their respective characters in the film. According to the latest reports, Ranveer’s film has earned Rs 5.50 crore yesterday and now stands with the grand total of Rs 231 crore at the domestic box office.
Earlier today, film Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh took to his social media handle to share the official collection of this blockbuster movie, he tweeted, “#Padmaavat continues to score… [Week 2] Fri 10 cr, Sat 16 cr, Sun 20 cr, Mon 7 cr, Tue 6 cr, Wed 5.50 cr. Total: ₹ 231 cr. India biz.” Though the film has received less number of screens as it has been banned in some states, Padmaavat has turned out to be a huge success at the box office not only domestically but globally.
While Deepika and Shahid were praised for their performances in the film, Ranveer has been showered with a lot of love and appreciation for his portrayal of Alauddin Khilji in the film. Speaking of Padmaavat being his first Rs 200 crore grosser, the much elated Ranveer had said, “From playing one of my most challenging character(s) ever to notching my first 200 crore grosser, this film has already given me so many overwhelming, emotional and humbling memories.” Watch this space for further updates.