New Delhi: Ramayan World Record – Highest Viewed Entertainment Program Globally.
Doordarshan started the re-run of popular historical drama show, Ramayan on Saturday. Ever since its re-telecast, the show has garnered almost 170 million viewers worldwide in just four shows. This is also the highest ever TRP rating for any Hindi General Entertainment Channel programme since 2015.
Ramayan is telecasted every day on Doordarshan’s DD National channel. The show runs twice at 9 am and 9 pm every day. Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan first started airing on Doordarshan from 1987 and went on till 1988. Even at that time, the show had a viewership like no other and earned a hefty amount for each episode. The show starred Arun Govil, Deepika Chikhalia, Sunil Lahri, Arvind Trivedi, Sanjay Jog, Sameer Rajda, Dara Singh and Bal Dhuri in pivotal roles.