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Padman' earns over Rs 100 cr worldwide in opening weekend

Padman' earns over Rs 100 cr worldwide in opening weekend

 Feb 13, 2018

The Akshay Kumar starrer 'padman', which revolves around menstrual health and the need for cheaper and accessible sanitary napkin,has earned over Rs 100 cr at the worldwide box office in its opening weekend, trade sources said on Monday.

The film, which released on February 9, had crossed the Rs 40 cr mark in its opening weekend itself.

'Padman' earned a total of Rs 40.05 crores (51.26 crore gross) at the box office by the end of its opening weekend.

The movie has collected a total of Rs 57.50 crores (8.9 Million) overseas. The total earnings of the film now stand at Rs 108.76 crores worldwide .

Directed by R Balki, 'Padman' is based on the real-life incident of Arunachalam Muruganantham—the man whose initiative to invent low-cost sanitary pad making machines in rural India helped not only his wife but other women in his village to lead a hygienic life.

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