Neerja 8 Days Box Office Collection
Word-of-mouth publicity and positive reviews have worked in favour of Sonam Kapoor’s latest release Neerja. The film, which stars Sonam Kapoor in the titular role, has become unstoppable at the box office. The heart-wrenching biopic hasn’t just received a thumbs up from the critics, but has also struck the right chord with the audience. A fter a fabulous opening weekend, the film has continued to maintain its pace at the ticket windows. Going by its box office numbers, expectations are high that the film will soon cross the Rs 50-crore mark in India.
Moreover, the film has been declared tax-free in Maharashtra. MP Poonam Mahajan Rao represented Neerja’s case for exemption in Entertainment Tax which was approved by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. Sonam Kapoor took to Twitter to thank the Government of Maharashtra for making the film tax-free. It had minted the amount of 22.01 crores in the weekend, that includes 4.70 crores of Friday, 7.60 crores of Saturday and 9.71 crores of Sunday. In weekdays, as expected it remained strong and raked well with steady performance. With the power of its content, Neerja has successfully dominated rest all contenders in the race.
On Monday, the film has faced the drop of more than 50% and minted the amount of 3.70 crores as its 4th day collection. On the next day with almost similar response, it collected the amount of 3.41 crores as its 5th day collection. Then on Wednesday, it witnessed slight drop and added 3.14 crores to its account. On the last day of its opening week, Neerja has minted the amount of 3.09 crores* as its 7th day collection and made its total as 35.35 crores on Indian screens.
It is only 8 days for the film by today and Neerja has already received very positive and favorable reviews from the reports of the critics and audience as well. The second Friday total collection of Neerja is around 2.95 Crores*. Neerja has a very sensitive and touching script along with way satisfying and amazing acting skills from the leads as well as supportive star cast. Neerja can also be called one of Sonam’s career-defining performances. The biopic, which released on February 19, also stars Shabana Azmi, Yogendra Tiku and Shekhar Ravjiani in pivotal roles.