The Kabir Khan directorial, "Bajrangi Bhaijaan", had an impressive fourth weekend at the domestic box office, as the film minted Rs 7.69 crore. The film starring Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan in the lead roles is now looking to take its worldwide net income to Rs 500 crore mark.
Till the fourth weekend, the film minted approximately Rs 166.08 crore from the overseas box office, while the 24-day domestic box office total stands at Rs 310 crore. The net worldwide box office collection of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" is more than Rs 476.08 crore and adding the updated overseas figure, the earnings will increase further.
Domestic box office collection
"Bajrangi Bhaijaan", which is the highest Bollywood grosser of 2015, has minted Rs 310 crore in 24 days from the domestic box office.
"#BajrangiBhaijaan [Week 4] Fri 1.45 cr, Sat 2.73 cr, Sun 3.51 cr. Total: ₹ 310 cr. ATBB," trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted.
The domestic run of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" will continue in its fourth and fifth week as new release "Bangistan" has failed to impress viewers. "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" is likely to retain more screens in India as compared to "Bangistan".
Overseas box office collection
"Bajrangi Bhaijaan" is doing wonders at the overseas market as well by earning more than Rs 166 crore. The film has crossed Rs 50 crore mark in the UAE-GCC market alone and will soon touch the Rs 50 crore figure at the US-Canada box office.
"#BajrangiBhaijaan Overseas total *after Weekend 4/till 9 August*: $ 26 million [₹ 166.08 cr]. AWESOME!" Adarsh tweeted.
Here is the break-up of the country wise figure of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" as provided by Bollywood Hungama.
US-Canada: "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" minted Rs 48.5 crore till 9 August.
UAE-GCC: Rs 50 crore (till 2 August).
UK-Ireland: Rs 23.61 crore
Australia: Rs 7.87 crore
New Zealand: Rs 2.37 crore
Germany: Rs 76 lakh
Malaysia: Rs 37 lakh
Rest of the world (includes Pakistan): Rs 23.19 crore (till 2 August).