Despite facing the new release, Marjaavaan and Motichoor Chaknachoor, the Ayushhmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam starrer Bala held well on second Friday posting in healthy numbers.
Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam starrer Bala had a fantastic first week collections with Rs 72.24 crore which is in same range as Dream Girl which collected Rs 72.2 crore.
Directed by Amar Kaushik, who earlier made Stree, Bala stars Bhumi Pednekar and Yami Gautam in key roles and has received glowing reviews from the paying audience as per BookMyShow.com. After a grand first week total, Bala faced the competition from new films like Marjaavaan and Motichoor Chaknachoor but still held its ground at the ticket window.
Bala minted a steady Rs 3.76 crore on the second Friday, bringing the 8 days total to Rs 76 crore. The earnings should again go up on Saturday and Sunday as per rise in the footfalls and post a healthy numbers.
Bala is produced by Dinesh Vijan and tells the story of a balding prematurely guy and a dusky girl and their frustration with the fair-skinned dominated society. Bala is made on a budget Rs 45 crore (Production Cost: 35 Crore, Prints & Advertising Cost: 10 Crore) and has released in 3000 screens in India.