Published On: Sun, Feb 28th, 2016

Sonam Kapoor ‘Neerja’ Movie Collection Emerges Second Best at Box Office


Sonam Kapoor starrer latest release ‘Neerja’ has beaten Sunny Deol’s ‘Ghayal Once Again’ by collecting approximately Rs 35.32 crore on box office in first week, while ‘Airlift’ is on top.


Ram Madhvani’s directorial venture ‘Neerja,’ tell the story of flight attendant Neerja Bhanot who devote her life saving other passenger onboard, has showed impressive results at box office while the film has also left behind Indian action film ‘Ghayal Once Again’ that collected Rs 33.25 in first week.


Sonam Kapoor’s biographical thriller venture has minted Rs 35.32 crore in its first successful week at box office, as on Friday earned 4.70 crore, Saturday 7.60, Sunday 9.71, Monday 3.70, Tueday 3.41, Wednesday 3.14 and Thursday 3.06 which considers remarkable.

When it comes to the top Indian female centric earners, Sonam’s ‘Neerja’ emerged the fourth highest with its first week income while Priyanka Chopra starrer “Mary Kom” topped, Kareena Kapoor Khan’s ‘Heroine’ and Deepika Padukone starrer ‘Piku,’ also among this genre.

However, the Gujarat government has also approved a tax-free status to the ‘Neerja’ in wake of Maharashtra as Sonam Kapoor’s fathers requested the Chief Minister regarding the issue, saying they are hopeful that CM will surely act on appeal.

The ‘Neerja’ is showing complete scenery of a purser for Pan Am on bravery of an Indian purser for Pan Am, Neerja Bhanot, how she faced terrorist.

On the other side Nimrat Kaur, AKshay starrer Airlift minted 83.50 crore in homeland India receiving excellent by Excellent! By the Indian trade expert Taran Adarsh.

Nonetheless the Akshay’s film also came out the highest Republic Day grosser in India but it can’t beat ‘Rowdy Rathore’ has done record business at the domestic box office. Most-liked 2012 Indian action masala film ‘Rowdy Rathore’ minted RS 2.06 billion on its making cost of Rs 450 million.