Actor Shah Rukh Khan starrer Pathaan after much controversy is now performing very well at the box office since its release on Wednesday. The film on Sunday grossed at ₹400 crore globally. Pathaan minted ₹313 crore at the worldwide box office in just three days. The Shah Rukh and Deepika Padukone had now become the fastest film to reach the ₹250 crore mark in India.
Directed by Siddharth Anand, the movie stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in the pivotal roles. Apart from the glorious depiction of a spy, actor Salman Khan is also seen in a cameo appearance as Tiger. Dimple Kapadia and Ashutosh Rana is also a part of the leading ensemble of the film which hit the cinemas on January 25.
On Sunday, trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared a poster of Pathaan and tweeted, “PATHAAN: ₹ 429 CR WORLDWIDE *GROSS* IN 4 DAYS… #Pathaan WORLDWIDE [#India + #Overseas] *Gross* BOC… *4 days*…* #India: ₹ 265 cr * #Overseas: ₹ 164 cr * Worldwide Total *GROSS*: ₹ 429 cr.”
Taran further tweeted, “PATHAAN NEW MILESTONE: FASTEST TO HIT ₹ 250 CR… AGAIN OVERTAKES KGF2, BAAHUBALI 2, DANGAL…* #Pathaan: Will cross ₹ 250 cr today [Day 5] * #KGF2 #Hindi: Day 7 *#Baahubali2 #Hindi: Day 8 * #Dangal: Day 10 * #Sanju: Day 10 #TigerZindaHai: Day 10 #India biz.”
Earlier, he tweeted, “#Pathaan is REWRITING HISTORY…* Hits HALF-CENTURY [ ₹ 50 cr+], third time in four days. NEW RECORD. *Will cross *lifetime biz* of #SRK’s highest grosser #ChennaiExpress today [Day 5]. Wed 55 cr, Thu 68 cr, Fri 38 cr, Sat 51.50 cr. Total: ₹ 212.50 cr. #Hindi. #India biz.” He added, “#Pathaan #Tamil + #Telugu: Wed 2 cr, Thu 2.50 cr, Fri 1.25 cr, Sat 1.75 cr. Total: ₹ 7.50 cr.”
Bankrolled by Yash Raj Films, Pathaan is released in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. On its starting day, it earned ₹57 crore crore nett in India.