Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor-starrer Baaghi 3 got off to a good start as was expected. However, its fortunes may have been hit by the coronavirus scare. The film has made an estimated Rs 17-18 crore nett on day 1, says a report on Box Office India.
As per the report, business in big cities like Delhi and Mumbai has been severely hit while smaller centres like CP Berar, Bihar and Odisha brought in impressive numbers. The external factor has made the film underperform; with slump in numbers estimated to be around 20% between Baaghi 2 and the latest film. Baaghi 2 made Rs 25 crore on its opening weekend.
The film has nonetheless become the best opener of the year so far, racing past Ajay Devgn’s film, Tanhaji The Unsung Warrior, which made Rs 15.10 crore on day 1.