The film, however, continues to be "steady at lower levels" at the box office, reported trade analyst Taran Adarsh. The total estimated budget of the film is said to be Rs70 crore. Sat 3.18 cr. Total: ₹ 68.15 cr. "India biz." In the first week of its release PadMan had managed a decent business, by earning 10.26 crore on Friday (opening day), 13.68 crore on Saturday, 16.11 crore on Sunday, 5.87 crore on Monday, 6.12 crore on Tuesday, 7.05 crore on Wednesday, 3.78 crore on Thursday, making a grand total of Rs 62.87 crore. After making a mark with back to back hit films like Airlift, Baby, Rustom and Toilet:Ek Prem Katha, Akshay's Pad Man - based on the story of Indian real super hero Arunachalam Muruganantham - was also expected to do well at the box office. The film got the advantage of partial holidays on weekdays in the first week of its release.
Akshay Kumar plays Mr Muruganantham in the film.
Akshay Kumar starrer Padman has mostly fulfilled it's objective which was to start a conversation about sanitary pads and it's uses in a country which still considers it a taboo and the film has played it's part to the extent it could.
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The actor, whose "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" focused on importance of sanitation, hopes to create awareness about menstrual hygiene with his latest release "Padman". The film, based on the inspiring real life story of social entrepreneur Arunachalam Muruganantham who's credited to have built low-priced sanitary pads for the women of his village, has been gathering vast applads from the audience and the critics alike. "There is nothing wrong in talking about menstruation and I just want people to come and watch the film", he adds.
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