Happy New Year has collected Rs 33 crore (approx) on its second day at the domestic box office, including collections from all versions. The film has sustained very well at multiplexes, the night shows in cities were packed to capacity. Single-screens especially in Central and North India dropped by 25-30%.
The 2-day business of Happy New Year is the highest ever, beating the previous record of Dhoom 3 which collected 69.58 crore. The collections of Happy New Year is significantly higher than Dhoom 3, but the opening day of the Shahrukh Khan starrer was a holiday in most parts of the country.
Saturday was also a holiday in some parts for Bhai Dhooj, which marks the end of the Diwali festivities. Sunday has already started on a high note, the film is expected to cross the 40 crore mark once again today.
Happy New Year will also cross the 100 crore mark today, in less than 3 days, making it the joint fastest to the century mark – tied with Dhoom 3.
Happy New Year Box Office Collections
- Friday – 44.97 cr
- Saturday – 33 cr (approx 27% drop)*
- Two-Day Total – 77.97 cr
Note: * Yash Raj Films or Red Chillies Entertainment haven’t released second day collections of Happy New Year. The all-India average drop in business is around 28% on Day 2. We will be updating the above figures once they are officially announced.