Chhichhore going strong at the box office
MUMBAI: Nitesh Tiwari directorial Chhichhore has been going strong at the box office. The film opened at Rs 7.01 crore which rose up to Rs 16.41 crore on its first Sunday.
Further, Chhichhore minted Rs 8.10 crore on Monday, Rs 10.05 crore on Tuesday, Rs 7.20 crore on Wednesday and Rs 7.50 crore on Thursday, making it a total of Rs 68.83 crore.
A popular trade journalist declared the film a hit in a tweet which read, “Chhichhore surpasses all expectations, estimations and calculations… Packs a fantastic total in Week 1… En route Rs. 100 cr… Fri 7.32 cr, Sat 12.25 cr, Sun 16.41 cr, Mon 8.10 cr, Tue 10.05 cr, Wed 7.20 cr, Thu 7.50cr. Total: Rs. 68.83 cr. India biz. HIT.”
Seeing the figures, the film is expected to enter the Rs 100 crore club soon. Soon after its release, Chhichhore was seen competing with Akshay Kumar’s Mission Mangal and Prabhas’ Saaho at the box office. The film is now joined by Ayushmann Khurrana’s Dream Girl and Section 375 which stars Akshaye Khanna and Richa Chadha.
Other than Sushant Singh Rajput and Shraddha Kapoor, the campus drama also features Varun Sharma, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Naveen Polishetty, Saharsh Kumar Shukla and Tushar Pandey in important roles.