Bharat emerges Salman Khan biggest opener

Bharat starring Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, which was released on 5th June 2019 on the occasion of Eid, has emerged as biggest opener in the filmy career of Salman Khan. Bharat minted over Rs 42 crore on the first day of its release. Yesterday, Salman Khan took to social media site to thank his fans. He tweeted, “Big thank you to all for giving me my career’s biggest opening ever.”

The trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the collections figure of Bharat on his Twitter and wrote, “Top 5 *Day 1* biz… 2019 releases… 1. #Bharat ₹ 42.30 cr [Wed] 2. #Kalank ₹ 21.60 cr [Wed] 3. #Kesari ₹ 21.06 cr [Thu] 4. #GullyBoy ₹ 19.40 cr [Thu] 5. #TotalDhamaal ₹ 16.50 cr [Fri]”

“Salman Khan and #Eid… *Day 1* biz 2010: #Dabangg ₹ 14.50 cr 2011: #Bodyguard ₹ 21.60 cr 2012: #ETT ₹ 32.93 cr 2014: #Kick ₹ 26.40 cr 2015: #BajrangiBhaijaan ₹ 27.25 cr 2016: #Sultan ₹ 36.54 cr 2017: #Tubelight ₹ 21.15 cr 2018: #Race3 ₹ 29.17 cr 2019: #Bharat ₹ 42.30 cr”

“#Salmania grips the nation… #Bharat storms the BO… Proves *yet again* Salman Khan is the biggest crowd puller… #Bharat opens much bigger than Salman – Ali Abbas Zafar’s #TigerZindaHai [₹ 34.10 cr] and #Sultan [₹ 36.54 cr]… Wed ₹ 42.30 cr. India biz.”

Salman Khan starrer Bharat directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, is an official remake of the Korean film “An Ode To My Father”.