Overnights: Eid output puts Prime TV at No.2 on Tuesday in UK

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Prime TV trounced all rival channels, excluding Star Plus in UK ratings on Eid Tuesday with a strong performance, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com .

Prime TV was placed at No.2 in rankings of UK Asian TV channels on Eid Tuesday:

1. Star Plus – 0.20% (Share)
2. Prime TV – 0.10% (Share)
3. New Vision TV – 0.07% (Share)
4. Sony TV – 0.06% (Share)
5. Geo News – 0.06% (Share)

Star Plus was the biggest Asian TV channel on Tuesday. The channel’s biggest shows on Tuesday were ‘Mariam Khan’ at 19:00 with 76,200 viewers, followed by ‘Krishna Chali London’ at 21:00 with 74,200 viewers, ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ at 19:30 with 69,100 viewers, ‘Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala at 20:30 with 64,300 viewers, ‘Ishqbaaaz’ at 20:00 with 57,900 viewers and re-run of ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’ at 14:30 with 53,900 viewers. The divorce storyline in ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ at 18:30 has so far proved a turn-off for UK viewers with only 13,900 viewers tuning in at 18:30 – one of the least watched shows on Star Plus on Tuesday.

Sony TV’s biggest attractions were ‘Crime Patrol’ at 22:30 with 40,800 viewers, followed by ‘Mere Sai’ at 19:30 with 21,800 viewers, ‘Crime Patrol’ at 23:30 with 11,200 viewers.

Star Bharat fetched a share of 0.04% with ‘Nimki Mukhiya’ on top with 15,900 viewers, followed by ‘Savdhaan India’ at 22:00 with 13,800 viewers and ‘Jiji Maa’ at 19:30 with 11,500 viewers.

Hum TV delivered a share of 0.03% with ‘Jago Pakistan Jago’ raking in 7,100 viewers, followed by ‘Koi To Rok Lo’ at 23:00 with 6,200 viewers and ‘Bakron Ka Robin Hood’ at 21:00 with 5,500 viewers.

Geo TV’s share was at 0.02% with ‘Beti Jaisi’ pulling in 7,500 viewers, followed by ‘Beyreham’ at 19:00 with 6,700 viewers.

Colors’ share was at 0.02% with ‘Dev 2’ on top with 10,700 viewers, followed by ‘Bepannaah’ at 21:30 with 8,800 viewers and ‘Shakti’ at 20:00 with 7,900 viewers.

ZEE TV’s share was also at 0.02% with ‘Zindagi Ki Mehek’ being watched by 18,700 viewers, followed by ‘Piyaa Albela’ with 7,000 viewers.

Please note: Above data is overnight figures, which may change slightly after seven days when consolidated data has been accounted for. BizAsiaLive.com publishes consolidated figures every Monday.