‘Simmba’ crosses Rs 200 cr mark at box office

‘Simmba’ crosses Rs 200 cr mark at box office

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New Delhi, Jan 10 : The Rohit Shetty directorial 'Simmba' has crossed the Rs 200 crore mark, and earned Rs 208.14 crore at the box office across the country, trade sources said on Thursday.

Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan starrer 'Simmba' earned Rs 5.31 crore on Wednesday, pushing its grand total to Rs 208.14 crore.

'The movie emerged as the third highest grosser of 2018, after 'Sanju' and 'Padmaavat',' the sources said.

'Simmba crosses lifetime business of 'Golmaal Again' on Day 13,' it said.

'Golmaal Again', which was Rohit Shetty's 2017's release, collected over Rs 200 crore.

'Simmba' is Ranveer's fourth film and Rohit Shetty's eighth film to cross Rs 100 crore mark.

'Simmba' is an action film directed by Rohit Shetty and written by Yunus Sajawal and Sajid-Farhad.

A spin-off of the 'Singham' franchise, the film is produced by Shetty under his banner Rohit Shetty Picturez and Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta under the banner Dharma Productions.

The movie also stars Sonu Sood, with Ajay Devgan reprising his role of 'Bajirao Singham'.

The film follows Sangram "Simmba" Bhalerao, a corrupt police officer hailing from the same town as Singham, who is forced to lead a more righteous path after tragedy strikes those near him.

The film was released on December 28, 2018. (UNI)