Udta Punjab Sixth Day Box Office Collection
Udta Punjab was embroiled in a controversy just a few days before the film’s release. If the Abhishek Chaubey’s directorial venture was earlier refused a certificate from CBFC, the film was leaked online just 40 hours before it hit the screens on June 17. But Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt soon shut their detractors up with their stellar performances. And the film went onto create its magic on the box office. Despite the troubles, Udta Punjab had a good opening weekend and within five days of its release, the film has collected Rs 42 crore.
Udta Punjab has lived up to the expectations of critics as well as fans. Directed by Abhishek Chaubey, the film portrays the condition of drug abuse in the state of Punjab. Udta Punjab’s censored copy was leaked online just 40 hours before its release. Despite its leak, the film did manage to receive a warm response at the ticket windows. Apart from Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, the film also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and Diljit Dosanjh in the lead roles. Udta Punjab hit the screens on June 17.
Though, the film showed a decline in its collection after an impressive opening weekend, it is on its way to the Rs 50-crore club. In fact, the film has received a thumbs up from critics as well. Udta Punjab is based on the drug abuse menace in the state of Punjab. Now the movie is running weekend and getting lesser response than weekend. With almost 55% of drop in its business than Friday, it minted the amount of 4.50 crores on Monday.
Then on Tuesday, it faced more drop and did the business of 4 crores. On Wednesday also, it started the day with lesser occupancy and estimated to collect around 3.40 crores*. At the end of its 5th day, total domestic collection of Udta Punjab will be 45.70 crores*.