While Star Plus remained the clear leader in UK ratings on Monday, it was Star Gold and Sony MAX that surprised, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com.

Star Plus’ top rated show on Monday was ‘Naamkarann’ at 21:00 with 119,700 viewers, followed by ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ at 19:30 with 93,100 viewers and ‘Chakravyuh’ at 20:00 with 87,400 viewers. Star Plus’ all-day share stood at 0.24%.

Star Gold had a share of 0.13% with ‘2 States’ at 20:00 proving a huge hit with 24,900 viewers, followed by ‘Pyar To Hona Hi Tha’ at 14:30 with 22,700 viewers and ‘Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain’ at 11:15 with 13,700 viewers.

Sony MAX also did extremely well with a share of 0.13%. Pakistan v Sri Lanka cricket at 17:15 brought in 23,300 viewers – peaking at 74,900 viewers, followed by ‘Dilwale’ at 20:30 with 5,500 viewers.

On Sony Entertainment Television, ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ at 21:00 delivered 38,300 viewers, followed by ‘Crime Patrol’ at 23:00 with 13,000 viewers and ‘Yeh Un Dinon Ki Baat Hai’ at 22:30 with 7,500 viewers.

On ZEE TV, ‘Zindagi Ki Mehek’ at 20:30 fetched 9,400 viewers, followed by ‘Woh Apna Sa’ at 19:30 with 6,000 viewers and ‘Piyaa Albela’ at 20:00 with 5,600 viewers.

On Colors, ‘Bigg Boss 11’ did well with 42,400 viewers at 21:00, followed by ‘Savitri Devi College & Hospital’ at 18:45 with 19,500 viewers and ‘Dil Se Dil Tak’ at 22:00 with 14,500 viewers.

On Hum TV, ‘Gumrah’ was watched by 16,000 viewers, followed by ‘Shab-e-Zindagi’ at 21:00 with 14,700 viewers.

On Geo TV, ‘Rani’ at 21:00 pulled in 16,200 viewers, followed by ‘Sawera’ and ‘Malkin’ both raking in 15,300 viewers.

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