Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan starrer Pathaan has now crossed Baahubali-2 Hindi collection in India.
On its sixth Friday in theatres, the film managed to collect Rs 1.20 cr (preliminary estimate), as reported by Sacnilk. With this, the website box office collection in India reached Rs 528.89 cr.
Yash Raj Films shared the full trailer of the film. Worldwide, Pathaan has earned Rs 1026 crore with Rs 640 crore from India and Rs 386 crore from overseas. Shah Rukh’s wife Gauri Khan celebrated the film’s success at the box office on social media as she wrote, “Recording the loss… #Pathaan
Baahubali-2 collected Rs.511 crores Nett gross, from the Hindi version.
Director Siddharth Anand also revealed on Friday that Pathaan has now become the highest grossing Hindi film, a record previously held by the Hindi version of SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali The Conclusion with Rs 510.99 crore. He wrote on Twitter, “#Baahubali2 crossed the lifetime collection in Hindi. Proud Moment For Me…!!! Thanks Again To All The Listeners Four strengthen the Image. #Pathaana.”
The film was a big hit even though Shehzaada and Selfiee were released. Both of them became major disasters that shocked the Industry but Pathaan continued its run ignoring the others. The film is also the only film from India to collect Rs.1000 crores gross, in its original language.