Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees, which released mid-week on Wednesday, continues with its blockbuster run at the box office. Raees has raked in a whopping sum of Rs 75.44 crores, with collection figures for the fourth day being Rs 15.61 crores, reported trade analyst Taran Adarsh. On Saturday morning, Mr Adarsh’s forecast for Raees’ weekend collection read that the gangster drama is “all set for a big Saturday and Sunday.” Raees and Hrithik Roshan’s crime-thriller Kaabil had a box office collision on Wednesday, since when Raeeshas been leading the box office race. “Raees has a fantastic Day 1. Wed Rs 20.42 crores (sic),” tweeted Mr Adarsh, while he reported Kaabil’s opening day figures to be Rs 10.43 crores.
Apart from its first day numbers, Raees scored Rs 26.30 crores, Rs 13.11 crores and Rs 15.61 crores on Thursday, Friday and Saturday respectively. Taran Adarsh provided a day-wise break-up of the collections figures.