Amidst much fanfare, Aamir Khan starrer Dangal released this week. As audiences were eagerly awaiting the return of the superstar in a never before seen role, the film opened to a tremendous response across the world. In the Gulf region, Dangal has opened across 95 screens owing to the popularity of Aamir Khan.
Dangal collected approx. 2.5 mil. AED or USD 685 K [Rs. 4.64 cr.] on Thursday. The movie reported biggest Friday collections ever for a Hindi film with approx. 3.5 mil. AED [Rs. 6.46 cr.]. The movie collected approx. 2.35 mil. AED [Rs. 4.34 cr.] on Saturday.
With some screens still to report, the Gulf box office has already crossed the 8.5 mil. AED [Rs. 15.70 cr.]
Summary of the U.A.E/G.C.C box office
Thursday – approx. 2.5 mil. AED [Rs. 4.64 cr.]
Friday – 3.5 mil. AED [Rs. 6.46 cr.]
Saturday – 2.35 mil. AED [Rs. 4.34 cr.]