Overnights: ‘Pyar Ka Dard Hai’ tops Friday

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor

'Pyar Ka Dard Hai' tops Friday night UK ratings
'Pyar Ka Dard Hai' tops Friday night UK ratings

‘Pyar Ka Dard Hai’ returned to the top of the UK ratings for the second time this week, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsia.

The Star Plus drama, which airs at 22:00 pulled in 172,800 viewers, it was closely followed by ‘MasterChef India’ (171,300) and ‘SaraswatiChandra’ (170,500).

The others in the pecking order were ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’ (119,500), ‘Saathiya’ (119,300), ‘Veera’ (107,800), ‘Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai’ (104,600), ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ (102,900) and ‘Ek Ghar Banaunga’ (77,200).

On Rishtey, ‘Bani – Ishq Da Kalma’ returned to the top with the biggest ever audience since its launch in March. It got 89,700 viewers, followed by ‘Bairi Piya’ (85,000) and ‘Jeevan Saathi’ (63,300).

On Star Life Ok, ‘Devon Ka Dev Mahadev’ got 25,600 viewers at 20:00, which was followed by ‘Amrit Manthan’ with 22,900 viewers and ‘Savdhaan India’ got 17,000 viewers.

On Sony SAB TV, ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ was on top with 47,000 viewers, with ‘BaalVeer’ in second place (34,700) and ‘Hum Aap Ke Hain In Laws’ at 19:30 with 34,200 was third.

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