Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan has hit yet another milestone at the box office by emerging as the highest grosser of 2015. At Rs 241 crores, the film’s collections at the domestic box office are higher than what SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali made in the corresponding period.
Baahubali had made Rs 224 crores in India in the first 10 days, as per a report in Box Office India.
Directed by Kabir Khan, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, which also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Kareena Kapoor and child actor Harshaali Malhotra, has been on a record-breaking spree. It made the quickest 100 crores ever in its first weekend, posted the highest ever week one collection of any Bollywood film with almost Rs 185 crores, surpassing the benchmarks set by PK and Happy New Year.
In Pakistan, the film scooped Rs 38 crores in its first week in Karachi and Islamabad alone leaving behind the collection of films like Bin Roye and Wrong Number which released the same time.