'Saunkan Saunkne,' produced by Naad Studios, Zee Studios, and Dreamiyata Entertainment, has become the highest-grossing Punjabi film at the box office, collecting more than ₹11 crores over the weekend after earning ₹4.20 crores on its opening day. The film, directed by Amarjit Singh Saron and starring Ammy Virk, Sargun Mehta, and Nimrat Khaira, has shattered the box office record set by Diljit Dosanjh's 'Honsla Rakh,' by becoming Punjabi cinema's highest grosser, and is now running in theatres with excellent word of mouth.
Three films clashed at the box office on Friday, including YRF's 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' and two regional flicks from ZEE Studios, Dharmaveer Mukkam Post Thane (Marathi) and 'Saunkan Saunkne' (Punjabi). Ammy Virk starter has certainly made a name for itself. Saunkan Saunkne box office collection day 6 numbers are given below.
|Day||Date||India Net Collection|
|Day 1 [1st Friday]||May 13||₹2.25 Cr|
|Day 2 [1st Saturday]||May 14||₹3.3 Cr|
|Day 3 [1st Sunday]||May 15||₹4.1 Cr|
|Day 4 [1st Monday]||May 16||₹1.94 Cr* rough data|
|Day 5 [1st Tuesday]||May 17||₹1.37 Cr* rough data|
|Day 6 [1st Wednesday]||May 18||₹1.20 Cr* estimated|
|Total||₹14.16 Cr (approx)|
As for Zee Studios, their films have had a genuinely remarkable run, with 'The Kashmir Files' breaking multiple records and becoming an incredible post-pandemic success. Prasad Oak plays the titular character in 'Dharmaveer,' while Sargun Mehta, Ammy Virk, and Nimrat Khaira star in 'Saunkan Saunkne.'