Mission Mangal vs Batla House box office: Akshay Kumar Maintains Lead….
Mission Mangal, starring Akshay Kumar and a host of female Bollywood actors including Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Kirti Kulhari, Nithya Menen, garnered a wonderful response at the box office during the extended Independence Day weekend.
According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film has earned Rs 97.56 crore at the box office in its first weekend and will enter Rs 100 crore club on Monday.
John Abraham’s Batla House, which also released over the Independence Day, is also heading towards Rs 50-crore mark.
Mission Mangal follows the individual stories of real-life scientists, who contributed to India’s first interplanetary expedition, Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) in 2013.
Whereas, Batla House that follows the aftermath of Delhi police’s raid at a flat in Batla House. Two alleged terrorists were gunned down by the police during the raid. It was said that they were connected to a series of bomb blasts which killed 26 and injured 133 on September 13, 2008.