Toilet: Ek Prem Katha box office collection day 2: Akshay Kumar's film expected to cross Rs 50 cr mark
The film saw 20 per cent rise on Saturday when it raked in Rs 17.10 crore. Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has become the sixth highest opener of 2017.
BT Online New Delhi Last Updated: August 14, 2017 | 14:21 IST
Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has opened to a decent response from critics and audience. The movie had collected Rs. 13.10 crore on Friday. The film saw 20 per cent rise on Saturday when it raked in Rs 17.10 crore. Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has become the sixth highest opener of 2017.
Going by the numbers on Friday and Saturday, we expect the film to hit the Rs 50 crore mark by Sunday. Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted
#ToiletEkPremKatha Fri 13.10 cr, Sat 17.10 cr. Total: ₹ 30.20 cr. India biz... ₹ 48 cr [+/-] weekend on the cards... SUPERB... #TEPK
After Salman Khan's Tubelight and Shah Rukh Khan's Jab Harry Met Sejal failed to perform at the box office and impress the audience, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is expected to break the box office jinx due to its impressive plot line.
The movie deals with the issues of sanitation and lack of toilets in the rural parts of India. The theme of the film picks from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.