Shahid scores low at box office
New Delhi, October 21, 2013
First Published: 14:07 IST(21/10/2013)
Last Updated: 15:21 IST(21/10/2013)
Despite rave reviews from critics and a good word of mouth, Hansal Mehta's biopic collected mere Rs. 2.05 crore over the weekend.
Shahid is an upcoming film based on the life of lawyer and human rights activist, Shahid Azmi, who was assassinated in 2010 in Mumbai.
Shahid made an opening collection of Rs. 45 lakhs.
The earnings at the ticket window improved slightly to Rs. 75 and 85 lakhs on Saturday and Sunday
The film, nonetheless, brings actor Raj Kumar Yadav to limelight - once again after Kai Po Che.
(Figures: Taran Adarash)