Why Indian box office collections depend on who you ask
For the 103-year-old Indian film industry, there is no single authentic source that reports box-office collections of movies
New Delhi/Bengaluru: Disney UTV’s The Jungle Book proved to be this year’s biggest money-spinner in India, as of June, with a net lifetime collection of ₹ 183.94 crore by the end of its seventh week. But depending on the portal you visit, this number changes. Trade magazine Box Office India puts Jungle Book’s collection at ₹ 180.22 crore while film portals Bollywood Hungama and Koimoi.com say the figures were ₹ 182.52 and ₹ 182.83 crore, respectively.