Actor Dev starrer Amazon Obhijan has become the highest grossing Bengali film ever by dethroning another film, Chander Pahar, featuring the same actor.

The film, which is a sequel to Chander Pahar, is now standing atop of the mountain by becoming the highest grosser in the Bengali film industry.

According to numerous sources, the film has minted over Rs.48.63 crore worldwide at the box office and is still running at few single screen and multiplexes.

The film starring Dev earned the first spot by surpassing the lifetime collection of Chander Pahar, which collected over Rs.16.53 crore at the box office.

Amazon Obhijan was earlier released in selected cinemas but after positive word of mouth the film witnessed a nationwide release across India in six languages.

The film not only performed well in the domestic circuit but also had a decent run at the box office worldwide.

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The film directed by Kamleshwar Mukherjee was presented by SVF and had actor Dev reprise his role from the previous installment. Amazon Obhijan was released on January 5 and is still going strong at the box office.