Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh celebrate Toilet's success but can't outdo Twinkle Khanna


Toilet: Ek Prem Katha collected Rs 21.25 crore (212.5 million) net approx. on Sunday, taking its total three days collection to around Rs 49.75 crore net (497 million).

Toilet EK Prem Katha opened on a decent note by earning Rs 13.10 crore on its first day.

The film has recorded the third biggest opening weekend of the year after Tubelight and Raees. It is yet to be seen if Toilet: Ek Prem Katha becomes Akshay's consecutive fifth film to enter the coveted Rs 100 crore club.

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is a 2- hour-32-minutes film which cast Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pedenakr as lead actors. But now it has crossed Rs 50 crore mark on its first weekend.

Shah Rukh's Jab Harry Met Sejal turned out to be a disappointment as its opening weekend collection was Rs 45.75 crore. Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is the sixth highest opener of 2017. Toilet's graph has moved steadily north since Friday - the film scored Rs 13.10 crore on Day 1 and on Saturday, hiked its collections by Rs 4 crores, making a little over Rs 17 crores.

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Here's an answer to whether Toilet: Ek Prem Katha proved to be a case of box office redemption.

"On Monday, Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures, "#ToiletEkPremKatha is EXTRAORDINARY... Of course, not holidays but the positive reviews from the audience and critics have definitely helped the business at the Box Office.

The movie, directed by Shree Narayan Singh, also features Bhumi Pednekar and Anupam Kher.

The movie tells the real life story of a woman who leaves her husband just days after their wedding when she finds out that his home has no toilet.