Bajrangi Bhaijaan has collected an outstanding 27.25 crore nett on Friday (1st day) at box office. Thus, film has smashed Kick Pre-Eid opening day record in style. Film recorded an opening day occupancy in the region of 65% which is fantastic. Friday was normal working day and also Pre-Eid. So, expect business to multiply on Saturday (2nd day) for sure. Initial word of mouth of the film is positive and hence, film should register good jump on Saturday and also on Sunday.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan was excellent in single screens on day one. Multiplex business is also very good. Film has started with bumper numbers on first day and looking like 100 crore nett opening weekend is very much on.
In South India Bajrangi Bhaijaan is getting strong competition from another biggie Baahubali. First day collection has got affected a little by 1-2 crores in total from South India because of lesser screens. Had Bajrangi Bhaijaan not faced the storm of Baahubali in South then first day collection might have been 30 crore or near about. This speak volumes of business of Bajrangi Bhaijaan on Friday and exhibitors are confident that film will only grow from here on.