Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
Salman Khan to introduce his character 'Prem' with "Prem Leela" song in "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo"PR Handout

Salman Khan's "Prem Ratan Dhan" opened at the box office with a bang and shattered the records at the box office. Starting with beating the opening day record to becoming the fastest Rs 250 crore grosser worldwide, "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" emerged as a winner at the domestic box office.

Here are a few records #PRDP shattered at the box office: 

Salman and Sonam's highest opener: With Rs 40.5 crore opening day income, "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" became Salman and Sonam's biggest opener.

Highest opener of 2015: "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" shattered the records of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" to become the highest opener of 2015. The film is also the second highest opener of all time and second film, after "Happy New Year", to earn more than Rs 40 crore in one day.

Sonam's fastest Rs 100 crore earner: "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" is Sonam's fastest Rs 100 crore-earner film. The film crossed Rs 100 crore mark at the domestic box office in just three days.

Sooraj Barjatya's first film to enter Rs 100 crore mark: Director Sooraj Barjatya made his debut in the Rs 100 crore club with "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo". And now, the director will soon make it to the Rs 200 crore club.

Fastest Rs 250 crore worldwide grosser: Salman's film is also the fastest Rs 250 crore grosser at the worldwide box office. "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" shattered the records of "Bajrangi Bhaijaan", "Dhoom 3" and other movies to get the title of fastest Rs 250 crore grosser.

Shatters "Baahubali" record: "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" also shattered the four-day record of SS Rajamouli's "Baahubali - the Beginning" (Bahubali) film. "Baahubali" earned Rs 213 crore in four-days, while "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo" earned Rs 250 crore gross income at the worldwide box office.

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