MUMBAI: UTV Motion Pictures’ Priyanka Chopra starrer Saat Khoon Maaf, which is directed by Vishal Bharadwaj, has done net business of approximately Rs 31 million (Rs 3.10 crore) on its opening day.
The movie saw poor opening at the box office at multiplexes and single screens on Friday morning. However, there was a slight pick-up at some multiplexes in the evening shows for Saat Khoon Maaf.
It may be recalled that like Saat Khoon Maaf, No One Killed Jessica, which was also an actress driven movie, did net collections of Rs 32.50 million (Rs 3.25 crore) in its opening day.
On the other hand, the Akshay Kumar – Anushka Sharma starrer Patiala House first week net collections were poor with approximately Rs 221.5 million (Rs 22.15 crore) at the Indian box office. The day-wise breakup is as follows: Friday – Rs 40.5 million (Rs 4.05 crore), Saturday – Rs 50.5 million (Rs 5.05 crore), Sunday – Rs 60.5 million (Rs 6.05 crore), Monday – Rs 27.5 million (Rs 2.75 crore), Tuesday – Rs 17.5 million (Rs 1.75 crore), Wednesday – Rs 15 million (Rs 1.5 crore), Thursday – Rs 10 million (Rs 1 crore).