Hum TV and Hum Masala got close to overtaking Star Plus, as the latter’s share slipped on Monday, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.

Star Plus remained top with a share of 0.12%, while Hum TV and Hum Masala both grabbed a 0.08% share each. Colors also did well with 0.06% and Sony Entertainment Television impressed with 0.05%.

‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ was Star Plus’ top show on Monday with 78,400 viewers at 18:00, followed by ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ at 19:30 with 74,900 viewers, ‘Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh Piyaji’ at 19:00 with 65,700 viewers and ‘Meri Durga’ at 18:30 with 42,000 viewers.

Hum TV’s top rated shows on Monday were ‘Diyar-e-Dil’ at 21:00 with 44,800 viewers, followed by ‘De-Ijaazat’ at 22:00 with 39,200 viewers and ‘Pagli’ at 20:00 with 21,800 viewers.

Hum Masala’s top performers on Monday were ‘Handi’ at 21:00 with 29,400 viewers, followed by ‘Tarka’ at 20:00 with 27,800 viewers and ‘Evening With Shireen’ at 17:00 with 21,800 viewers.

Colors’ ‘Bigg Boss 11’ remained the most watched show with 67,900 viewers, followed by ‘Laado 2’ at 22:00 with 25,700 viewers and repeat of the show at 16:30 pulled in 21,300 viewers.

Sony TV had a bumper day with good ratings for most day parts on Monday. Its top shows were ‘Mere Sai’ at 19:30 with 19,700 viewers, followed by ‘Porus’ at 20:30 with 16,900 viewers and ‘Rishta Hum Likhenge Naya’ at 21:00 with 12,900 viewers.

Geo TV also scored a share of 0.05% with ‘Khaani’ at 20:00 pulling in 21,900 viewers.

ZEE TV’s share was up to 0.03%. Its top rated shows were ‘Kundali Bhagya’ at 14:00 and ‘Piyaa Albela’ at 14:30 with 14,300 viewers each.

ARY Family reported a zero share again.

Above data is overnight ratings supplied by Attentional – and may change slightly after consolidated figures become available in seven days from BARB.