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Carry on Jatta 2 gets record opening for a Punjabi film 


The Gippy Grewal-starrer bagged Rs3.05 crore (gross) to surprass the Rs2.53-crore collection made by Sardaarji 2 on its opening day.

Mayur Lookhar

Directed Smeep Kang, Carry On Jatta 2 has set a new record for a Punjabi film. The Gippy Grewal-starrer film has bagged slighty over Rs3.05 crore gross in the East Punjab market. The film has bagged a further Rs56 lakh in Delhi, UP and the rest of India to take its gross total to about Rs3.61 crore.

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Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted:

“#CarryOnJatta2 sets NEW BENCHMARKS for Punjabi films... Has RECORD-BREAKING Day 1...
Punjab: ₹ 3.05 cr
Delhi, UP and rest of India: ₹ 56 lakhs
Total: ₹ 3.61 cr
Note: GROSS BOC.”

The film sets a record opening for a Punjabi film, beating Diljit Dosanjh-starrer Sardaarji 2 (2016) that made Rs2.53 crore (gross) on its opening day. Both films are produced by White Hill Studios.

“White Hill Studios breaks its own record of Sardaarji by leaps and bounds. Carry on Jatta2 becomes the biggest grosser ever in the Punjabi film industry. It has garnered a whopping gross of Rs3.61 crore All India. I am so humbled and happy. Thank you for all the love and support [sic]," elated producer Gunbir Singh Sidhu posted on his Facebook page.