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Ramayana which is a popular TV series of the Ramanand Sagar has become the most-watched Hindi Serial during Lockdown. During Lockdown most of the people are at home. All the people are playing the indoor game, watching indoor TV serials like Ramayana, Shaktimaan, Buniyad, etc.
In 2020, all the world fighting with the most dangerous epidemic outbreak Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). People like to watch TV at home, as per the report of all the channels and programs it is found that Ramayana became the most-watched news channel in India.
According to preliminary Audience Research Council and Nielsen mentioned in a statement that the mythological epic is the first aired in the 1980s on DD National, it was recorded 51 million viewers. It was the highest since 2015 in the general entertainment channel space. According to the latest report, the Ramayana was the highest rated in urban and megacities.
Because of the Lockdown people are at home, therefore, the total consumption in the week starting March 21, arose 37% of watching the TV channel. It was estimated that average daily viewers grew 62 million during the period, this is also one reason to increase the viewers of the Ramayana.
Also, DD National's show is researched and it is resurfaced on DD National are Shaktimaan, Dekh Bhai Dekh, Buniyaad, Shrimaan Shrimati, Ramayana, Circus, Alif Laila, Mahabharata, Chanakya, etc. All other channels like Zee tv, Colors, Rishtey, etc have been started to show the screening the show. Zee News has started to screen the top program like Karle Tu Bhi Mohabbat, Baarish and Kehne Ko Humsafar for the first time on television.
It is also recorded that, most of the viewership in India likes to watch the Hindi channel. And they love to watch Hindi Programmes like general entertainment channels across fiction and non-fiction content, etc. The reporter also said that the use of Smartphone in the second week of the Lockdown has increased by almost three hours per week, that was the higher than previous data.
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