Ramayan sets world record; 77mn people watch show in one day



Ramayan has created the world record of Highest Viewed Entertainment Programme Globally. Prasar Bharati said in a tweet that 77 million people watched the show in one day on the 16th of this month.

The epic TV serial was viewed by a whopping 77 million (7.7 crore) people in the aforementioned time slot. DD National which airs the show has also continued its string of strong viewership numbers.

It is the most viewed channel across all genres in the Indian television space. The channel generated a total of 1.64 billion impressions from 18 to 24 April, as per BARC data. Sun TV was at the second spot with 1.12 billion impressions.

The television series is being retelecast on Doordarshan National from the 28th of March.