Mumbai, August 30: In week 34, (August 18 to August 24, 2018) of the BARC ratings for Hindi TV Shows, Naagin 3, Kumkum Bhagya, Kundali Bhagya, and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai have secured the top five spots. This week Dance Deewane has exited the charts, and Kundali Bhagya has entered back.
Much to the surprise of the audience, last week, Kundali Bhagya exited from the top 5 spots. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai is there at the fifth spot. These serials have always managed to keep the audience on their toes with exciting twists and turns.
Naagin 3 on Colors continues to top the charts with 15,528 (000) impressions. Like every year, this serial by Ekta Kapoor has been receiving a lot of love from the audience. As a result of which, ever since its launch, it has always occupied the top spot among the Hindi GEC ratings. According to reports, in the coming episodes, Prince Narula who has just joined the serial cast as a snake charmer Shaan will take the centre-stage. He will join hands with Vish (Anita Hassanandani) in a bid to finish off the Sehgal’s. After Bela’s (Surbhi Jyoti) refusal to kill Maahir, her relationship with Vish will be affected
The third season of the hugely popular serial is based on the story of Ruhi and Vikrant, the two ichchdhaari naags, who have reunited after 100 years and are planning to get married in a shiv mandir. However, Vikrant gets murdered, and Ruhi vows to take revenge from the culprits. The exciting part about this season is that there is not one, but two ichchdhaari naagins.
Kumkum Bhagya on Zee Anmol is at the second place with 12,553 (000) impressions, and at the fourth place on Zee TV with 11,229 (000) impressions. In the current track of the serial, Disha and Purab decide to unite Abhi and Pragya, who are now separated after a 7-year-leap which the serial took a few months back. Initially, the audience was having a problem to accept the fact that their favourite couple is no longer together but gradually with exciting twists and turns, the current track is also getting traction. However, ratings of this serial on Zee Anmol, which runs the old tracks continue to be higher than that of Zee TV.
Much to the happiness of the audience, Kundali Bhagya is back on the charts and has occupied the third place with 12,205 (000) impressions on Zee TV. In the recent track, Sarla gets furious at Preeta for lying, and she asks the latter to choose between her and Karan. Prithvi, on the other hand, gets elated on seeing this huge drama.
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai has slipped to the fifth spot with 10,994 (000) impressions on Star Plus. There is a huge drama that is currently taking place as the lead pair Naitika and Naira have gone through a divorce. In the current track, Nani is seen blaming Swarna for his son's divorce and creating the rift, which couldn't be repaired.
It will be interesting to see if there is any change in the existing list of top 5 Hindi serials on the BARC charts in the coming week.