'MasterChef India' continues to rule UK TV

'MasterChef India' continues to rule UK TV
'MasterChef India' continues to rule UK TV

The cookery reality show ‘Masterchef India’ has once again topped the UK ratings, for the second consecutive night, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsia.

‘MasterChef India’ at 20:00 attracted 192,400 viewers – peaking at 235,700 viewers, it was just slightly ahead of number two show ‘SaraswatiChandra’, which pulled in 191,100 – peaking at 231,600.

The Top Ten most watched shows consisted of eight programmes from Star Plus, followed by two from Rishtey.

The full Top 10 most watched shows on Thursday night

1. MasterChef India 192,400 – Star Plus

2. SaraswatiChandra 191,100 – Star Plus

3. Diya Aur Baati Hum 181,100 – Star Plus

4. Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai 164,400 – Star Plus

5. Pyar Ka Dard Hai 129,700 – Star Plus

6. Saathiya 117,400 – Star Plus

7. Veera 109,700 – Star Plus

8. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai 106,100 – Star Plus

9. Na Aana Iss Desh Laado 93,100 – Rishtey

10. Bairi Piya 86,000 – Rishtey

On Zing, ‘Cloud 9’ at 18:30 rated zero but picked up at 22:30 for its repeat with 1,800 viewers. ‘Dance India Dance’ at 15:00 (4,500) and ‘World Of Bollywood’ at 18:00 (2,700) rated better for the channel.

On Sony SAB TV, the Yash Raj produced show ‘Mahi Way at 18:30 pulled in 44,700 viewers, followed by ‘Jeanie Aur Juju’ at 21:30 garnering 41,400 viewers. ‘BaalVeer’ at 20:00 with 33,300 viewers.

On Star Life Ok, ‘Welcome’ at 22:00 attracted 43,500 viewers, followed by ‘Devon Ka Dev Mahadev’ with 15,,300 viewers. ‘2612’ got 10,700 viewers.

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