Ghabrana Nahi Hai is one of four major blockbusters to hit Pakistani theatres on Eid Ul Fitr, debuting with a massive box office haul.
The Saba Qamar film reportedly made Rs.9,600,000 on its first day of screening, followed by Dam Mastam, which earned Rs.6,300.000.
Furthermore, Chakkar and Parde Mein Rehne Do, with box office earnings of Rs.2,100,000 and Rs.1,700,000, respectively, played a significant influence in luring business to local cinemas.
Taking to Twitter, writer Hasan Kazmi relayed the exciting news, adding, “Today is a significant day for Pakistani Cinema” since local films had a positive response from the public even though some screens in Punjab were closed “as Malls were closed on 1st Eid Day.”
Pakistan Box Office Day 1
Ghabrana Nahi Hai PKR 96,00000
Dam Mustam PKR 63,00000
Chakkar PKR 21,00000
Perde Mein Rehne Do PKR 17,00000
Please note several screens were not operation in Punjab, as Malls were closed on 1st Eid Day.
Today, is important day for Pakistani Cinema
— Hasan Kazmi (@hasankazmi_) May 4, 2022
According to reports, the filmmakers delayed two years before releasing Ghabrana Nahi Hai in theatres. Nayyer Ejaz, Zahid Ahmed, and Syed Jibran also play important roles in the film.
During her interview with Geo News, Qamar spoke about working with the talented cast, praising them for their professionalism and outstanding performance in the film.
“I had a great time working with Nayyar Ejaz. He’s such a talented actor, “said Qamar, adding that she is looking forward to playing Zubaida Begum.