Box Office: Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3' sees strong growth, Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani 2' holds the fort


Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Saiee Manjrekar starrer Dabangg 3 has finally seen some good collections six days after its release. Although the film opened well compared to other films, it was a little slow compared to being a much-awaited film of Salman. The film has entered the Rs 100 crore club and witnessed a growth of 65 on Christmas. 

The film is a prequel to the other two parts of the franchise and sees Salman reprise his roel of Chulbul Pandey and Sonakshi as his wife Rajjo. Dabangg 3 is directed by Prabhudheva and also stars Arbaaz Khan, Mahie Gill and Kichcha Sudeep. The film has garnered Rs 119.55 crore in all versions. 

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On the other hand, Rani Mukerji starrer Mardaani 2 is trending very well on weekdays as well. The film’s business took a big jump on Christmas and crossed the lifetime business of Mardaani of Rs 35.85 crore. The film grossed Rs 38.90 crore at the box office.  

Mardaani 2 also stars Vishal Jethwa as the antagonist and is directed by Gopi Puthran. The film has managed to sustain its growth even though facing tough competition from Dabangg 3

(Source: Twitter)