‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’s trailer becomes one of the top five most watched trailers in first 24 hours
Upon its launch, the trailer of the film which is helmed by ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ fame director Shree Narayan Singh, received favourable reviews from the audience. The trailer of ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ was liked by the audience so much so that it went on to become one of the top five most watched trailers in first 24 hours. Yes, you read that right. The film’s trailer has gained 15 million views in the first 24 hours upon its release.
The other four films that feature in this category are Ranbir Kapoor‘s ‘Sanju'(21 Million), Ajay Devgn‘s ‘Golmaal Again’ (20 Million), Deepika Padukone‘s ‘Padmaavat’ (15.5 Million) and Alia Bhatt‘s ‘Raazi’ (10 Million).
Interestingly Shahid Kapoor’s two films, ‘Padmaavat’ and ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ feature in this ‘Top 5 most-watched trailers in first 24 hours’ list.
Produced by Bhushan Kumar, Nishant Pitti and Krishan Kumar, the story of ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ revolves around the electricity theft in rural India.
Apart from Shahid and Shraddha, the film also stars Divyendu Sharma, Yami Gautam, Farida Jalal, Sudhir Pandey and Supriya Pilgaonkar in significant roles. ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’ is all set to hit the silver screens on September 21, 2018.