Dangal has collected Rs 22 crore nett approx on its second Saturday and Rs 30.25 crore nett approx on its second Sunday, taking the total 10 days collection to Rs 262.71 crore nett approx. Dangal is expected to hit 300 crore nett by the end of the third week though there is no holiday. As the film is tax-free in UP and Haryana, the collections in both the states have been amazing.
Dangal is based on the life of ace wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and the journey of his daughters Geeta and Babita Phogat. The film is mainly based on wrestling and on how a father leaves no stone unturned to craft his daughters to become wrestlers at an International level.