Drama serial Meray Paas Tum Ho scored big at the box office, bagging massive numbers with just advance ticket sales. The last episode just might have bagged bigger numbers than box-office hit films. It’s expected sales are estimated at around Rs 2 crores!
With three shows lined up at 8 pm, 10 pm and 11 pm on 25th January, all the 8 pm and 10 pm shows were fully booked in most parts of the country. The drama’s finale success is built on pre-show ticket sales all across Pakistan.
In Lahore alone, the ARY Digital drama collected an estimated Rs 500,000 from Cinepax, Amana Mall, Link Road. This was followed with approximately Rs 300,000 worth of sales from Cinestar ATC.
On Saturday, Meray Paas Tum Ho collected Rs two lakhs and an additional over Rs two lakhs on Sunday from Faisal Cinema, Gujrat.
Even in Faisalabad, Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar’s creation bagged over Rs 1 lakhs at the Nagina Cinema. Noor Mahal Cinema also rolled in with over Rs 1 lakh in Faisalabad.
Cinepax King Mall in Gujranwala really showed the love with an estimated Rs 400,000 worth of ticket sales.
Ticket Sales by Estimates
While it is too soon to dish out box office numbers here are some rough estimates;
- Cinepax, Amana Mall, Link road – 5 lacs
- Cinestar ATC, Lahore – 3 lacs
- Faisal Cinema Gujrat – over 4 lacs
- Nagina Cinema, Faisalabad – over 1 lac
- Noor Mahal Cinema, Faisalabad – over 1 lac
- Cinepax King Mall, Gujranwala – 4 lacs
- Centaurus Cinema, Islamabad – 10 lac
- Collective Sindh – 77 lacs
The combined collection from the capital’s Centaurus Cinema was an estimated total of Rs 10,000,000 lakhs on Saturday and Sunday!
Whereas Sindh raked in over Rs 77 lakhs. Amid the present numbers and keeping in mind the drama serials massive following, it is not so far fetched to estimate that it netted over Rs two crores worth in ticket sales.
Meray Paas Tum Ho is still in theaters for those who haven’t seen it yet.