Aamir Khan’s Dangal Beats PK and Becomes Bollywood’s Highest Grosser


Aamir Khan has done it again. His latest release ‘Dangal’, which also stars Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Sakshi Tanwar, Zaira Wasim and Suhani Bhatnagar in key roles, surpassed the lifetime business of Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘PK’ to become the highest grossing film of Bollywood.

Day 1Rs 29.78 crore26 crore nett
Day 2Rs 34.82 crore29.50 crore nett
Day 3Rs 42.35 crore37 crore nett
Day 4Rs 25.48 crore21 crore nett
Day 5Rs 23.07 crore19 crore nett
Day 6Rs 21.20 crore19.5-20 crore nett
Day 7Rs 20.29 crore27.55 crore nett
Day 8Rs 17 crore14.25 crore nett
Day 9Rs 23.07 crore17 crore nett
Day 10Rs 31.27 crore22 crore nett
Day 11Rs 13.45 crore9.75 crore nett
Day 12Rs 10.46 crore9.11 crore
Day 13Rs 9.23 crore9.05 crore
Day 14Rs 9.12 crore13.48 crore
Day 15Rs 6.66 crore6.50 crore nett
Day 16Rs. 10.80 crore8.50 crore nett
Day 17Rs. 14.33 crore12.50 crore net

The wrestling show earned Rs 14.33 crore on Day 17, to take its aggregate count to an incredible Rs 345.30 crore. With this, it has guaranteed the top spot in the rundown ever most astounding grosser in Bollywood. ‘PK’, which had gathered Rs 340.8 crore in its lifetime run, has slipped to the second spot. The Nitesh Tiwari-coordinated film is presently speeding towards the 350-crore stamp.

With this, the main two spots in Bollywood’s most elevated winning movies have a place with Aamir’s movies. The on-screen character has frequently been the first to set new benchmarks. It was his 2008 hit “Ghajini” that get the 100-crore club under way. While his 2009 blockbuster ‘3 Idiots’ was the main film to cross the Rs 200-crore stamp, “PK” made it a stride ahead and turned into the primary participant in the Rs 300-crore club. Presently it stays to be checked whether “Dangal” touches the Rs 350-crore stamp and makes it the new benchmark in Bollywood.