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Akshay Kumar's 'Airlift' mints Rs. 44 crore in the opening weekend

India TV Entertainment Desk 25 Jan 2016, 17:54:45 IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

New Delhi: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is over the moon these days.

The actor has just completed 25 years in the industry and his recent release ‘Airlift' is doing wonders at the box-office.

Helmed by Raja Krishna Menon, ‘Airlift' also starring Nimrat Kaur in the lead, received a phenomenal opening on its day of release.

And the movie is trending excellently with each passing day.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh, took it to Twitter to share the opening weekends report of ‘Airlift' as he tweeted, “#Airlift went from strength to strength with each passing day. Fri 12.35 cr, Sat 14.60 cr, Sun 17.35 cr. Total: ₹ 44.30 cr. India biz. FAB!”

‘Airlift' is a movie based on the real life incident of largest human evacuation when around 1, 70,000 Indians were airlifted after Iraq had invaded Kuwait in 1990.

Akshay Kumar is seen playing the role of Ranjit Katyal, a Kuwait based wealthy business man, who plays a key role in evacuating Indians from the war-torn Kuwait.

The movie will give you a feeling of pride on being an Indian.