Deepika Padukone starrer Padmaavat has already crossed 200 crores at the box office recently, the milestone not only marks a hattrick for Deepika in the 200 cr club, but also makes her the only Indian actress to have a titular project clock the number. Trade analyst, Ramesh Bala tweeted to Bollywood’s leading lady, Congratulating her for her success.
Ramesh Bala tweeted, “In @deepikapadukone ‘s home state of #Karnataka – #Padmaavat reaches a Box office Milestone..Becomes the 3rd Hindi movie after #Dangal and #PK to do > ₹ 10 Cr Share..₹ 10.15 Crs in 12 Days..In general, Southern States r the best performing markets for #Padmaavat in India https://t.co/JSQAJuHG0b”
₹ 10.15 Crs in 12 Days..
In general, Southern States r the best performing markets for #Padmaavat in India.
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) February 7, 2018
He further tweeted praising Deepika and wrote,”@deepikapadukone becomes the 1st Indian Actress to have a Title role movie in the ₹ 200 Cr Club! Congrats! 👏👏 https://t.co/zJa34q5jfA”
. @deepikapadukone becomes the 1st Indian Actress to have a Title role movie in the ₹ 200 Cr Club! Congrats! 👏👏
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) February 6, 2018
The actress in a humble response termed the milestone as an achievement not only for her personally but also for the women in the film industry. Padmaavat has been India’s most expensive film to be mounted on a female lead. Film critics and audience have been touting the film as Deepika’s Mother India, calling it a game changer for actresses in the industry. The achievement comes next in line after Deepika bagged the title of being the highest paid actress of Btown.
In response to the achievement, Deepika wrote, “Thank You Sir!& I consider this an achievement not just for myself but for women in film…🙏🏼 .Deepika Padukone has currently been riding high on the success of Padmaavat, with love and accolades coming to her from across quarters.
The release witnessed a first of a kind social media phenomenon, with fans expressing their love for the actress with a unique Dp1stday1stshow fan club. After phenomenal opening on Day 1, Deepika received critical acclaim from critics and even the audiences are in awe of her.
Btown stars from veterans like Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor to Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar, and Rekha, to stars like Alia, *etc* have expressed their awe and appreciation towards Deepika’s performance in the film. Deepika Padukone not only reigns box office but also the hearts of the audience.