The film starring Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar released in August and proved a huge hit at the box office. It supports Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan campaign, to clean up India. Toilet Ek Prem Katha focuses on reducing open defecation in public areas in particularly rural areas of India. The theme’s backdrop is the reason why the film is being aired on the state broadcaster first. It will air on 2nd October at 12 Noon only on Zee Cinema.
This is Akshay’s most earning movie so far. It is worth mentioning that Akshay Kumar had revealed this during the success of the tablet that it was necessary to show the film on Zee Cinema. Zee Cinema has access to the village. There is the most needed of this movie there. It is very important to reach more and more people of this film. It is worth mentioning that Akshay Kumar and Land Prednakar Starrer had crossed the figure of 50 crores in 3 days of release.
According to a latest report on BoxofficeIndia.com, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has earned Rs 30 lac in the fifth week of its run, bringing the collection to Rs 131.52 crore. With this, it has become the highest grossing Akshay Kumar film, leaving behind his 2012 film Rowdy Rathore which had earned Rs 131.20 crore.
Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is a love story set in the Nandgaon region of Mathura and addresses the issue of open defecation. The film also features a Toilet Anthem in the voice of Khiladi Kumar. The intention to create this song was to make people realize the importance of having toilets in their homes. I want everyone to educate their kids so that they can grow up and bring this big change, Akshay was quoted saying at an event.