Actors Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor’s movie Batti Gul Meter Chalu could hit rough waters where the box office collection is concerned. The reason it might not earn much is because the full movie was leaked online just a day after it was released. While some of the pirated versions are of low quality, other sites are claiming to offer HD quality print. Also Read - Ludo Full HD Available For Free Download Online on Tamilrockers And Other Torrent Sites
Batti Gul Meter Chalu had a slow start at the box office, and now with the movie made illegally available for users to watch online or download for free, it could affect the film’s collection even more in the coming days. Also Read - Diwali 2020: Mira Rajput Shows How To Get Diwali Glow, In A Quick and Fuss Free Video
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Batti Gul Meter Chalu‘s box office collection was expected to pick up over the weekend, unfortunately for it, Sunday happened to be the day when the big India vs Pakistan cricket match was held.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the progress the movie made over the weekend, quoting the total amount it collected as Rs 23.26 crore.
According to Box Office India, Batti Gul Meter Chalu was below the mark in its first weekend, and is very much dependent on a strong hold on Monday.
Directed by Shree Narayan Singh, Batti Gul Meter Chalu is set in rural India, and it is about inflated electricity bills due to faulty meters. The movie was released on September 21, 2018.