Released April 26, the musical love story, starring Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor, was made on a budget of Rs.9 crore.
“Aashiqui 2″ was co-produced by Vishesh Films and T-Series, “Aashiqui 2″.
Mukesh Bhatt of Vishesh Films is elated with the success of the movie and says they have set a trend with the film.
“I am very happy because I am the only producer who has given biggest blockbusters with newcomers… As a producer what can give me more joy than that,” Bhatt told IANS.
Bhushan Kumar, chief managing director, T-Series, is too rejoicing the success.
“With the blessing of my father Gulshan Kumarji under the able guidance of Bhatt saab and the dynamic pre-release efforts of my T-Series team in a limited period of three weeks, ‘Aashiqui 2′ has become a new landmark film with relatively new faces in the 100th year of Indian cinema,” said Kumar in a statement.