Karan Johar’s multi-starrer The film raked in Rs 21.60 crore yesterday and became the biggest opener of the year beating biggies like Kesari, Gully Boy, Total Dhamaal and others.Apart from the biggest opener of the year, it also became the biggest openers of Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt beating Dilwale and Gully Boy.
Noted trade analyst, Taran Adarsh shared the Box office collection of the film through Twitter. He wrote, “#Kalank starts with a bang... Emerges biggest opener of 2019 *so far*... Plexes terrific... Impressive cast and hype + massive screen count  + #MahavirJayanti holiday have contributed to a big total... Wed ₹ 21.60 cr. India biz.” The upcoming holiday, Good Friday, is also likely to boost its collections at the box office. The film is being shown on 4000 screens across India. Kalank will now remain the first choice for the moviegoers as there no big releases and competition to the film.
The hit pair of Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt has managed to garner great footfalls in the cinema halls, which can be seen through its first day collections. Also starring Aditya Roy Kapur, Sonakshi Sinha, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Kiara Advani and Kunar Kemmu, it is directed by 2 States helmer Abhishek Varman.