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'Dream Girl 2' box office collection Day 7: Ayushmann's film earns Rs 67 crore

Ayushmann Khurrana is once again winning hearts as Pooja/Karam in 'Dream Girl 2'. Released in theatres on August 25, the film also stars Ananya Panday as Pari. On August 31, it saw a huge incline in its collections as it minted a total of Rs 67 crore. Now, it remains to be seen how 'Dream Girl 2' fares at the box office after Shah Rukh Khan's 'Jawan' takes over on September 7.
After a successful stint with 'Dream Girl' in 2019, Raaj Shaandilyaa is back with 'Dream Girl 2' in 2023. The film started off on a positive note by collecting a whopping Rs 10.69 crore in India. As per early trade estimates, 'Dream Girl 2' managed to earn Rs 8 crore on Day 7, August 31. Hence, its total collection would now stand at Rs 67.50 crore net in India. It remains to be seen how the film performs before Shah Rukh Khan's 'Jawan' arrives in theatres next week. Meanwhile, 'Dream Girl 2' had an overall 26.65 per cent occupancy on Thursday.
'Dream Girl 2' traces the journey of a small-town boy Karam (played by Ayushmann Khurrana) who is trying to live a serious life in Mathura. He falls in love with Pari (played by Ananya Panday) but life is hell-bent on not taking him seriously. In a turn of events, Karam becomes Pooja which creates further chaos in his already chaotic life.
The film is directed by Raaj Shaandilya and produced by Ektaa R Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor under the banner of Balaji Motion Pictures. Besides Ayushmann, the film will also star Ananya Panday, Paresh Rawal, Rajpal Yadav, Asrani, Vijay Raaz, Annu Kapoor, Seema Pahwa, Manoj Joshi, Abhishek Banerjee and Manjot Singh.