On Eid, Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of 'Sultan' in Mumbai

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

Fans of Bollywood star Salman Khan celebrated the release of his film 'Sultan' at the Imax Wadala multiplex, in Mumbai, India on 6 July 2016. Photo from Solaris Images

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

A group of moviegoers sported special t-shirts with slogans like "True Salmaniacs" and "Being Sultan Fans" as they went in for the First Day-First Show of 'Sultan'. Photo from Solaris Images

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

Fans had even brought along a special cake, with a Salman Khan figurine on top, sporting the 'Sultan' look ù black langot included! Photo from Solaris Images

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

In 'Sultan' Salman Khan plays a wrestler who leaves the sport and is on a decline, until the love of Aarfa — played by Anushka Sharma — prompts him to rediscover his lost glory. Photo from Solaris Images

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

The crowd danced along to the 'dhol', and to songs from 'Sultan' before making their way into the theatre. Photo from Solaris Images

Bollywood actor Salman Khan fans celebrate the release of film Sultan at Imax Wadala, in Mumbai, India on July 6, 2016. SOLARIS IMAGES

Several of the fans sported Salman-style haircuts and sunglasses as they came in for Sultan's FDFS. Photo from Solaris Images