Bharat 1st day box office collection update: Salman Khan’s Bharat is off to a bumper opening, recorded third highest opening day of all time.
The biggest Bollywood release of the year, Salman Khan’s Bharat is in theatres now. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, the movie is released on around 4000 screens across the country. As expected, Salman Khan’s super stardom has worked once again as the movie is off to a bumper good opening. Let’s have a look at Bharat 1st day box office collection report.
Bharat 1st day box office: Occupancy report
Early reports suggest that the movie recorded around 60% occupancy in the morning shows. This is a very good start. The morning shows occupancy is the highest of 2019. Bharat has earned 24 crores in advance booking, which is the 6th highest of all time in India.
The movie is running like a riot in the mass centres likes Bihar, Delhi/NCR, East Punjab, Central India. The single screens have just started and the response is terrific, to say the least.
Even the cricket match between India and SA failed to make a severe impact on the collection of Bharat. The movie remained strong in the evening and nights shows.
Bharat 1st day box office collection
It’s a record-breaking opening day for Bharat. In fact, it has exceeded expectations as the trade was expecting 30-35 crore opening.
As per Taran Adarsh, Bharat 1st day box office collection is 42.3 crores. It is the highest opening day grosser of 2019. It also becomes the highest opening day grosser for Salman beating PRDP (40.35 crores).
Bharat is the third highest opening day grosser of Bollywood after Thugs of Hindostan (52.25 crores) and Happy New Year (44.97 crores).
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Bharat also stars Katrina Kaif, Sunil Grover, Disha Patani, Kumud Mishra, Nora Fatehi and Jackie Shroff. It is an official adaptation of the Korean film ‘Ode To My Father’.