Rohit Shetty's Chennai Express starring Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in leads, has created History with its collection at the Indian Box Office. Ever since it hit the screens on August 9, the movie has been setting one or the other record with each passing day. The biggest record of the action comedy entertainer is that it has become the all time highest grosser in the history of Indian cinema.
Chennai Express opened to an overwhelming response and became the highest grosser in paid shows on Thursday with its collection Rs 6.75 crores. With its first day business - Rs 33.12 crores, it turned out to be the biggest opener in Hindi cinema, beating the record of Salman Khan's Ek Tha Tiger. Later, it also became the highest grosser on Day 2 (Rs 28.05 crores) and Day 3 (Rs 32.5 crores), the highest grosser in first weekend (Rs 100.42 crores) and the fastest 100 crore grosser (four days).
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The Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone starrer continued to keep the bells ringing at the Indian Box Office on the weekdays too. Chennai Express became the highest grosser in the first week with its domestic total Rs 156.70 crores. It also became the fourth all time highest grosser in just seven days.
In the second week, Chennai Express collected Rs 43.85 crores at the Indian Box Office, taking its domestic total to Rs 200.55 crores. It has became the fastest Rs 200 crores grosser (14 days). On the 15th day, the movie added Rs 2.12 crores to its grand total Rs 202.67 crores nett. With this, it has become the all time highest grosser in Hindi cinema, beating the record of Aamir Khan's 3 Idiots, which had raked in Rs 202 crores in its life time.
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