Mission Mangal continues to shine at the box office despite the mega-budget multi-starrer Saaho‘s release on Friday, last week.

The Akshay Kumar starrer has earned a total of Rs 187.20 cr after its third successful weekend at the box office. The film released alongside John Abraham starrer Batla House on 15 August 2019 and benefited from the extended weekend holiday.

In its first week, it earned Rs 128.16 cr and Rs 49.95 cr in second week, and third weekend Rs 9.09 cr.

Mission Mangal has also become Akshay Kumar’s highest grossing film in Australia.It has also crossed the lifetime business of Kesari, Padman and all of the actor’s films in Australia.

The film is all set to cross the lifetime business of 2.0 and emerge as Akshay Kumar’s highest grossing film.

Mission Mangal is directed by Jagan Shakti and has an ensemble cast that includes Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Sharman Joshi, Nithya Menen among others.

The film revolves around India’s Mars Orbital Mission, a first interplanetary expedition, and is loosely based on the life of scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation who contributed to it.