Tiger Zinda Hai opening day collection breaks box-office shackles
Mumbai: Salman Khan might have tasted failure with 'Tubelight', but 'Tiger Zinda Hai' has proved that the fan following of the Dabangg Khan has not diminished at all as it has fetched second largest opening day collection in 2017.
The film, which released across 4600 screens, has minted Rs. 33.75 crore on its first day at the Indian box-office, says trade analyst Taran Adarsh.
"Tiger roars... Flexes its muscles at the box office and takes an extraordinary start," he tweeted.
Salman Khan, who also topped the list of Forbes' 100 Indian celebrities, would now be extremely delighted as his first release of 2017 had failed to impress.
The opening day collection of Tiger Zinda Hai is, however, significantly lower that the undisputable champion of the box office in 2017 - Baahubali: The Conclusion, the Hindi dubbed version of which made Rs. 44 crore on Day 1.
Taran Adarsh gave the box office report card:
The overseas fan following of Salman Khan has also rushed to the theatres to give an emphatic start to Tiger Zinda Hai. Here are the early numbers from Austalia, New Zealand and UAE and other Gulf countries:
The film has been directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and also features Katrina Kaif in the pivotal role opposite Salman Khan.