Ajay Devgn, Ileana D’Cruz and Saurabh Shukla starrer Raid has leaked online on various sites and is available for free download. Cine buffs who haven’t yet seen the film but are aware of the great reviews that the crime drama has received, are making the most of this. The film released in theatres on March 16 and received a great feedback from film critics and fans which helped it open well on its first day. The strong word of mouth has only worked tremendously in the film’s favour, taking the three day collection figures till Sunday to Rs 41.01 crore. Also Read - Ajay Devgn's Maidaan Gets New Release Date, Film to Hit Theatres Next Year During Independence Day
Trade experts feel that the film might hit the Rs 50 crore mark in the next two days. However, the online leak might put an dent on the earnings of the film. As per reports, the film is available on sites like rdxhd, moviespur, bigdaddymovies, aeonsource and many others for free download and viewing. Based on a real incident – about the longest conducted Income Tax raid in the history of India, the film brings back Ajay Devgn in the angry young man avatar – which he is most loved in by his fans. Also Read - Ajay Devgn Announces Film on India-China Face-off at Galwan Valley That Narrates Story of 20 Indian Army Men
The reviews have been unanimous in heaping praises on the actor for delivering a power-packed, intense performance, complemented with some punchlines that audience always expects in a Devgn film and his amazing dialogue-baazi with another brilliant actor – Saurabh Shukla. Also Read - Bhuj: The Pride of India Movie Posters: Ajay Devgn And Sanjay Dutt Look Striking in The Story of 1971 Indo-Pak War
The film is directed by Raj Kumar Gupta and produced by T-Series. So far, the makers haven’t released a statement about the film’s leak and what action is being taken to curb it. If its not controlled with immediate effect, we are sure the film’s success run at the box office will get affected. So far, Raid (Rs 10.04 crore) has become the third highest opening day grosser after Padmaavat (Rs 19 crore) and Padman (Rs 10.26 crore) and has raced ahead of the Akshay Kumar film (Rs 40.04 crore) to become the second highest opening weekend grosser Padmaavat (Rs 114 crore).