‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ booms, inching towards 300 crore club

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ continues to spark magic at the box-office. Since its release on December 22, the action thriller continues to maintain its strength at the box-office and keeps on pulling audience to the theatres.

The film has earned Rs 217.60 crore in 8 days and it continues to go this way then very in one or two days the film will enter the 300-crore club.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted the figures on Twitter. “#TigerZindaHai maintains a STRONG TREND… Now chasing the score set by #BajrangiBhaijaan [? 320.34 cr] and #Sultan [? 300.45 cr]… Biz expected to jump again on Sat [today], Sun and Mon [1 Jan]… [Week 2] Fri 11.56 cr. Total: ? 217.60 cr. India biz. #TZH,” he said.

‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ becomes the second highest grossing film in India after ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’.

Helmed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Salman Khan reprises the role of Indian RWA agent Tiger and Katrina Kaif seen as Zoya, a Pakistani spy. The film is based on 40 Indian and Pakitani nurses abducted in Iraq by a terrorist group, ISC.

Katrina Kaif is extremely overwhelmed with the response of ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. "It feels incredible. When we set out to make Tiger Zinda Hai, we knew that we had a very good script in hand and Ali has done an outstanding job in translating the script to a mind-blowing film that is entertaining audiences of every age-group and across the nation.

"As an actor, I always want to be part of movies that audiences thoroughly enjoy and the feedback that I'm getting from audiences is overwhelming and extremely satisfying," Katrina said in a statement.