India’s No.1 Hindi entertainment channel, Star Bharat is also picking up pace in UK ratings after a good performance over the past few days, according to exclusive data obtained by

On Thursday, the channel raced ahead with a share of 0.05%. ‘Kya Haal Mr Panchaal’, which is ruling the channel’s ratings in India, also got the biggest numbers here last night. It was watched 37,500 viewers at 20:00. ‘Savdhaan India’ was next with 27,300 viewers at 22:00 and ‘Jiji Maa’ with 20,400 viewers at 19:30.

Star Bharat got a bigger share than Sony Entertainment Television, which got a share of 0.03% and ZEE TV with 0.01%. Star Plus remained the biggest Asian TV channel in the UK with a share of 0.30%. Colors was next with 0.06%.

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