So it is more or less confirmed now that Baadshaho, upcoming Bollywood biggie starring Ajay Devgn will not get released on 26 January, 2017. Only official announcement is awaited. It is well known fact that currently Ajay is very much busy with Shivaay. After finish of shooting Ajay will look into the post-production work of the film. As Shivaay will get released in Diwali 2016, Ajay will be free to shoot for Baadshaho after that only.
This means Baadshaho will not be ready on time to get released on 26 January, 2017 as earlier scheduled. New release dates are floating and it is heard that makers have shortlisted 10th March, 2017 as ideal release date. This means now Raees and Kaabil are confirmed for 26 Jan release and it will be straight fight at box office between Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan starrer film.
Makers of Raees have recently announced that their film is finally confirmed for 26 January, 2017 release and will not get changed. Similarly Rakesh Roshan who is producing Kaabil has already stated that come what may they are not going to change release date of Kaabil which is also scheduled for Republic Day 2017.