Star Plus remained the leading Asian TV channel in UK ratings on Tuesday but it was Bengali entertainment channel, NTV Europe that surprised, according to exclusive data obtained by BizAsiaLive.com .
Star Plus’ share stood at 0.16% with ‘Tu Sooraj Mein Saanjh Piyaji’ at 19:00 leading with 82,800 viewers, followed by ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ at 19:30 with 75,700 viewers and ‘Ikyawann’ at 20:30 with 69,700 viewers.
NTV Europe got its biggest ever ratings with a share of 0.10% and taking the No.2 position on Tuesday. It was the channel’s daytime schedule between 09:00 – 18:00 that gave the channel a huge boost in its output. NTV Europe beat Indian giants like ZEE TV (0.02%), Sony Entertainment Television (0.02%) and Colors (0.01%).
Hum TV and Prime TV were joint third with a share of 0.04%. Hum TV’s top rated show was ‘De Ijaazat’ at 22:00 with 19,800 viewers and PSL 2018 ruled Prime TV. Hum Masala’s share was at 0.02%.
Above data is overnight ratings supplied by Attentional – and may change slightly after consolidated figures become available in seven days from BARB.