Both Mardaani and Singham Returns are set to do decent to good business in this week, as both film manages decent screenings. Mardaani is definitely to lead between the two as word of mouth of the film is good and ofcourse film has manged better screenings in multiplexes.
Mardaani has registered a drop of 30-35% on 2nd Friday from Thursday which is respectable numbers. Film started slowly in 2nd Friday Morning and after that picked up well through the day. With weekend to follow expect numbers to be better for 2nd Saturday (9th day) and 2nd Sunday (10th day). As per estimates Mardaani has collected around 1.25-1.5 crore nett for 2nd Friday. Thus, film total collection after 8 days is approx 24.5 crore nett. Mardaani should now do good business of around 5+ crore nett in second weekend. Film weekend business may also go past 6 crore nett if jump is excellent on day 9 and 10. Film should now easily go past 30 crore nett and reach safe zone.
Singham Returns has collected an estimated 75 lakh nett on 3rd Friday. Drop in business from 2nd Thursday is about 50% which is significant, but still ok considering film is into 3rd week. Film has so far collected around 135.6 crore nett in two weeks. Film is looking for 3 crore nett 3rd weekend numbers as its main target. If that is achieved then film will touch 140 crore nett by the end of week 3. That will be a big achievement for the film as Ajay Devgn has not reached such level at domestic box office till now. Anyways Singham Returns is biggest grosser of Ajay Devgn career ever. Looking at trends now Singham Returns lifetime collection is set to wrap in the region of 142-143 crore nett mark. Film is Super Hit at box office.