Sanju just reached another milestone. This Rajkumar Hirani directorial has crossed the lifetime business of Hirani’s own PK. Beating Salman Khan's Tiger Zinda Hai box office collection, the Sanjay Dutt biopic has whooshed past Aamir Khan's PK collection as well, and now stands at Rs 341.22 crore. The film is now the third-highest grossing film in India.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted the figures on Twitter. He said, “#Sanju surpasses *lifetime biz* of #PK… Now THIRD HIGHEST GROSSING *Hindi* film… [Week 5] Fri 45 lakhs, Sat 87 lakhs, Sun 1.15 cr, Mon 35 lakhs, Tue 40 lakhs, Wed 38 lakhs, Thu 34 lakhs. Total: ₹ 341.22 cr. India biz.”
Sanju is behind Baahubali 2- The Conclusion, which raked in Rs 510.99 crore and Dangal (Rs 387.38 crore).
Sanju released on June 29, and continued to give stiff competition to new releases, including Dhadak, Soorma, Fanney Khan, Mulk and Karwaan.