Neerja grossed around 21 crore nett in its second week taking its business to around 56 crore nett. the drop week on week was around 40%. The film is benefiting from a tax free status in Mumbai city, Delhi city and Pune. These places have put up better second week NETT collections than Airlift due to no entertainment tax. This is despite the collections being 30-35% less across India.
The film has now grossed over 20 crore nett in Mumbai and over 15 crore nett in Delhi /UP. The film is basically following the business of Queen though a better starting level will mean higher final total.
The releases of last week are both disasters with Tere Bin Laden – Dead Or Alive grossing around 3.50 crore nett while Aligarh was even worse with 2.25 crore nett.