Abhishek Chaubey’s Udta Punjab soared high at the box office in the first weekend as the movie has made a good collection. This Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Diljit Dosanjh and Kareena Kapoor starrer INR 11.25 crores and INR 12.50 crores on Saturday and Sunday respectively.
In three days the film made a total collection of INR 33.80 crores and with this it has recorded the fifth highest opening weekend for any Bollywood movie, after Housefull 3 (INR 53.31 crores), Fan (INR 52.35 crores), Airlift (INR 44.30 crores) and Baaghi (INR 38.58 crores).
Famous Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adrash tweeted this news:
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) 20 June 2016
As expected Udta Punjab is really doing good business at the box office especially East Punjab saw a record weekend business so far. Delhi/NCR is also showed very good respose to the film. while the other cities like Mubai, Bangalore, Mysore has seen decent to good collection. It has been anticipated that the movie will make more profit as there is no major film before the release of Sultan.