Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo was released on 12th November and received good response from all over the world. The film was released in about 5000 theaters worldwide, including Tamil and Telugu dubbed versions.
Salman Khan’s fans were eagerly waiting for the film’s release as they wanted their star to beat Baahubali’s first-day collections record. Baahubali created huge buzz by beating Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year collections of 37 crores by collecting 42.1 Cr.
Salman fans expected with a release over 5000 theaters Prem Ratan Dhan Payo will surely break Baahubali collections, but the film fell short of the mark and stood in second place by collecting 40.35 crores net on the release day. Check out the below list of seven movies with highest first-day net collections at the Indian box office.
Top 7 films with highest first-day net collections at the Indian box office:
- Baahubali: 42.1 Cr
- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: 40.35 Cr
- Happy New Year: 37 Cr
- Dhoom 3: 33 Cr
- Singham Returns: 31.82 Cr
- Chennai Express: 31 Cr
- Ek Tha Tiger: 30.35 Cr