Samrat Prithviraj box office day 2: Akshay Kumar’s film had a higher Saturday than Friday. It has collected about 23 crores to this point.

Saturday figures for Akshay Kumar’s newest launch Samrat Prithviraj are in. After registering a lukewarm opening on Friday, Samrat Prithviraj managed a barely higher haul on Saturday. The film minted one other 12.60 crores after opening with a 10.7 crore assortment.

Film commerce analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#SamratPrithviraj witnesses restricted progress on Day 2… Metros – which contribute a main chunk of income – stay low… Mass circuits are sturdy… An enormous push on Day 3 is a should for a wholesome weekend complete… Fri 10.70 cr, Sat 12.60 cr. Total: 23.30 cr. #India biz.”

Samrat Prithviraj, which made its debut in theatres countrywide on Friday, chronicles the lifetime of warrior king Prithviraj Chauhan, performed by Akshay. Directed by famous writer-filmmaker Chandraparaksh Dwivedi, the film marks the appearing debut of Miss World 2017 Manushi Chillar.

In a assertion, Dwivedi stated the film’s day one assortment proves that viewers have related with the story of braveness and sacrifice.

“The Samrat believed that India is for Indians and fought until his final breath to maintain India free from invaders. Our objective was to inform his story to as many Indians as attainable and with audiences calling our tribute a ‘must-watch visible spectacle’ already, we hope that we entertain our countrymen to the fullest within the days to come back,” he added.

Samrat Prithviraj additionally stars Sanjay Dutt and Sonu Sood in pivotal roles. A Yash Raj Films manufacturing, the film has been launched in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

The film has been made tax-free in BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Uttarakhand.