After receiving a good response on its opening day, Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha aka Toilet Hero witnessed a significant growth on its second day at the box office. The social drama raked in raked in Rs 23.91 crore and now stands with the grand total of Rs 39.85 crore. The film is all set to cross Rs 50 crore mark today at the ticket windows.
#ToiletEkPremKatha registers a SUPER 51.06% growth on Day 2 [Sat] in China… That’s not all, it has also zoomed to the No 1 spot at China BO on Day 2 itself… That says it all…
Fri $ 2.35 mn
Sat $ 3.55 mn
Total: $ 5.90 [₹ 39.85 cr]#TEPK#ToiletHero
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 10, 2018
Directed by Shree Narayan Singh, the film is produced by Aruna Bhatia, Plan C Studios and Abundantia Entertainment and presented by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and KriArj Entertainment. Apart from the lead cast, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha also stars Anupam Kher, Sudhir Pandey and Divyendu Sharma in key roles. Interestingly, the film which released last year in the domestic circuit earned around Rs 135 crore and became Akshay Kumar’s highest grosser of all time. (Also Read: Akshay Kumar’s Toilet Ek Prem Katha set to hit 4300 screens in China; becomes the smallest Indian release in recent times)
Talking about the plot, the film is a satirical comedy in support of government campaigns to improve sanitation conditions in India, with an emphasis on the eradication of open defecation, especially in rural areas. Coming back to its business, by looking at the response, we are expecting Toilet: Ek Prem Katha to enter the Rs 100 crore club in China. Do you think it will happen? Share your thoughts in the comments section below…