Gabbar Is Back
Akshay Kumar starrer 'Gabbar Is Back' Releases on 1 Mayfacebook

Twitter has been abuzz with reports that Akshay Kumar's "Gabbar Is Back" is the highest grosser of 2015 and has also shattered the records of "Baby".

But trade website Bollywood Hungama tweeted that "Gabbar Is Back" is the second highest grosser, while Akshay's "Baby" is the highest grosser of 2015.

"@akshaykumar holds the record for the Highest [#BABY] and the Second Highest [#GABBARISBACK] grossing film of 2015," trade website Bollywood Hungama tweeted.

The domestic box office collection of "Gabbar Is Back" stands at ₹82.31 crore, while "Baby" lifetime total is approximately ₹94 crore.

Nevertheless, "Gabbar Is Back" has touched the coveted ₹100 crore club at the worldwide box office. After Akshay's "Baby", it's "Gabbar Is Back" that has taken its net worldwide box office total to more than ₹100 crore.

The overseas box office collection of "Gabbar Is Back" is $2.8 million (₹17.81 crore).

"@akshaykumar 's #GABBARISBACK's total overseas gross stands at 2.8 mil USD [₹17.81 cr] at the end of third weekend," Bollywood Hungama added.

Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan starrer "Piku" has also crossed the ₹100 crore mark, but with its gross income collected from worldwide box office.

"Gabbar Is Back" is still enjoying its theatrical run in India, but the collection will decrease further after the release of "Tanu Weds Manu Returns" on 22 May.

The box office collection of Akshay starrer "Gabbar Is Back" is likely to end at ₹85 crore in India.

Apart from Akshay, the film also features Shruti Haasan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sunil Grover in pivotal roles.

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