After the first show of Pathaan, exhibitors have increased 300 shows of the film across India, said YRF.
"The total screen count now is 8,000 screens worldwide across Hindi, Tamil and Telugu formats. Screen count is 5,500 screens in India and 2,500 screens overseas. It is the biggest ever release for a Hindi film ever in the history of Indian cinema," the studio added.
Indian films that had widest release so far include KGF 2 with a screen count of 7,000 followed by Rajinikanth-starrer 2.0 that was released 6,900 screens in 2018. Other wide releases include Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, RRR and Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer Brahmastra with a screen count of 6,500, over 6,000 and 5,000 screens respectively.