Indian televised dramas/soap operas are famous for their longevity, surreal events and a wide spectrum of entertainment in all forms. With millions of eyes glued to the TV it is a constant race to become the highest TRP Hindi TV show. To that end, here are the top 10 highest TRP Hindi serials this week.
1. KumKum – Bhagya – 6,399,000 Viewers
KumKum -Bhagya is loosely based on the Novel Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen. Since its launch in 2014 on ZeeTV, it has made its way up to the number spot in televised entertainment.
2. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah – 6,129,000 Viewers
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is a sitcom that has been in circulation since 2008, airing from Monday to Friday on SAB TV. The show revolves around the lives of 8 families living in Goregaon Mumbai based on articles of a similar name by a novelist, who provides narration for the show’s events.
3. Mahakali– Anth hi Aarambh hai – 5,843,000 Viewers
Mahakali– Anth hi Aarambh hai is a mythical show on Colors. It is a show about the goddess Durga’s incarnations with a balance between other gods’ stories that take the goddess from Parvati to Kali.
4. Kundali Bhagya – 5,339,000 Viewers
Kundali Bhagya is a spin-off of the ever popular KumKum Bhagya airing on ZeeTV. Kundali Bhagya is the story of the Luthra brothers Rishabh and Karan and their relationship with the Arora sisters Preeta and Srishti. The characters on this show are limited to just these two and their families and jobs.
5. Shakti — Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki – 5,285,000 Viewers
Shakti premiered in 2016 on Colors TV about two sisters at opposite spectrums of their family’s affections. This show features some crossovers from other shows here and there but stands on its own.
6. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai – 5,222,000 Viewers
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has aired on Star Plus since 2009. It focuses on the daily lives of an Udaipur based Rajhastani family.
7. Udaan – 4,280,000 Viewers
Udaan premiered in August 2014 on Colors TV, produced by Mahesh Bhatt based on an unreleased movie of the same name. It is the story of bonded labourers to wealthy landlords.
8. Chandrakanta – 4,259,000 Viewers
Chandrakanta airs on Colors TV. It is a supernatural fantasy thriller series based on a novel of the same name. It follows our heroes as they protect a mythical dagger from the forces of evil.
9. Shani – 4,241,000 Viewers
Shani is a historical period drama broadcast on Colors TV, based on the life of the God Shani (Wrath). The show also depicts deities from other mythology as they influence Shani in his journey.
10. Ye Hai Mohabbatein – 4, 160,000 Viewers
Ye Hai Mohabbatein is a Star Plus soap opera that started airing in 2013. Loosely based on the novel Custody, the show follows the lives of a Dentist and a CEO who end up marrying each other due to circumstances and now must figure out how to live with each other.