Aamir Khan starred movie ‘PK’ has made a record by collecting highest amount of money in the Bollywood. According to Indian media, ‘PK’ has collected a total of Rs 278 crore, beating his own record collection of ‘Dhoom 3’. The record breaking movie has, however, also drawn criticism among a section of Hindu followers while some Indian states have waived off the tax for the movie lauding the issue raised by the movie.
Earlier, ‘Dhoom 3’ had made a record by earning Rs 271 crore. According to Indian Box Office, ‘PK’’s worldwide collection by Friday stands at Rs 513 crore.
With this earning, the movie has ascended to the second in the list of top Bollywood movies so far to earn highest amount worldwide. The first was Aamir Khan’s ‘Dhoom 3’ with a record earning of Rs 537 crore last year. The film unit has claimed that it will soon make it to the top by breaking the record of ‘Dhoom 3’. Indian media have also reported that it is likely to break the record. Earlier, ‘Chennai Express’ had earned Rs 422 crore in the worldwide collection to become second in the list. Now, Aamis has his own movie ‘Dhoom 3’ to beat it to secure the top position in Bollywood in terms of highest earning worldwide. All three movies in top-five list are of Aamir Khan.