Vicky Kaushal's Uri leaves 'Baahubali' behind, nears Rs 200 crore mark
New Delhi : Uri: The Surgical Strike is emerging out to be the biggest hit of 2019 as it continues its record-breaking spree on the Box Office. The film surpassed previous records set by SS Rajamouli's Baahubali.
Uri made Rs 6.53 crore on its 23rd day of release and Rs 8.71 crore on day 24, besting the previous record, set by SS Rajamouli’s fantasy epic. Baahubali had made Rs 6.35 crore and Rs 7.8 crore on the same days.
The figures were shared by the trade analyst Taran Adarsh on the social media.
#UriTheSurgicalStrike creates HISTORY... Smashes Day 23 and Day 24 records held by #Baahubali2...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 4, 2019
Day 23: #Baahubali2 ₹ 6.35 cr... #Uri ₹ 6.53 cr
Day 24: #Baahubali2 ₹ 7.80 cr... #Uri ₹ 8.71 cr
Now #Uri holds the record of highest Day 23 and Day 24.
MONSTROUS HIT! pic.twitter.com/mh21dFLq0z
With Uri nearing the Rs 200 crore mark on the domestic collections, trade analyst Taran Adarsh tagged the movie as ‘monstrous hit’, and remarked that the film is “winning hearts, setting new benchmarks and rewriting the record books.”
Uri stars Vicky Kaushal and Yami Gautam in the lead roles; it is based on the real life surgical strike India had done on its neighbouring nation Pakistan to wipe out terrorists.