'Meri Bhabhi'

'Meri Bhabhi' makes successful launch on Star Plus
'Meri Bhabhi' makes successful launch on Star Plus

Star Plus’ newly launched primetime drama serial ‘Meri Bhabhi’ has for the first time jumped to the top spot in the UK ratings, according to data for last night obtained by BizAsia.

The 20:00 hit show pulled in 177,100 viewers – peaking at 192,800 viewers, followed by ‘Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai’ with 153,700 viewers and ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ with 151,100 viewers in third.

The others in the pecking order were ‘Pyar Ka Dard Hai’ (151,100), ‘SaraswatiChandra’ (147,400), ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’ (146,900), ‘Saathiya’ (107,700), ‘Veera’ (85,200) and ‘Ek Ghar Banaunga’ (55,900).

On Rishtey, ‘Na Aana Iss Desh Laado’ won the ratings battle with 85,600 viewers, followed by ‘Bairi Piya’ with 84,300 viewers and ‘Jeevan Saathi’ next with 53,600 viewers.

On Star Life Ok, ‘Devon Ka Dev Mahadev’ was top with 24,400 viewers, followed by ‘Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai’ at 22:00 with 14,400 viewers and ‘Savdhaan India’ with 11,200 viewers.

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