The Box Office hurricane has just started, a few hours ago rather, as the Box Office Tiger aka Salman Khan is back on the silver screen with Jai Ho. The movie that released worldwide today, opened to packed houses what with almost 95-100% occupancy in most of the multiplexes and single screens in India.
The overall occupancy till the afternoon shows in single screens is around 80%-90%, while in the multiplexes it stands in the range of 70%-85%. Jai Ho is getting best response from Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Delhi, Ahmadabad. However, the Northern circuits showed a very poor occupancy so far!
Nevertheless, the film will pick up in the evening and late night shows. Moreover, given the low ticket rates as compared to other Biggies, the footfalls should increase in the night shows at multiplexes!