On the counting day of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh elections, ABP News set an industry benchmark on digital front.
ABP News websites received record shattering 12 million visitors and 52 million page views on the counting day. ABP Live app also ruled the charts and was the most trending app on Google Playstore with 1.5 million active users.
ABP News recently joined hands with Hotstar, which is Indiaâ€™s largest premium streaming platform, to become the only Hindi news channel to be available there. It reaches out to nearly 100 million users every month.
On counting day, there were an astounding 2 million+ viewers watching ABP News on Hotstar. Watch time went up by 18X compared to previous events.
Avinash Pandey, ABP News Network, said, â€śKeeping up with changing consumer behavior, we have tried to make our product screen agnostic. We have exponentially increasedÂ our focus on Digital and Television which is validated by the game changing numbers that weâ€™ve achieved. During the counting day , our website achieved 10 million + visitors, 43 million page views while our ABP Live app achieved a milestone of 1.5 million active users. With these record breaking numbers, weâ€™ve successfully reset the benchmark in digital space. Time and again numbers have proved that in case of events of national importance whether elections, Ram Rahim case, Mumbai floods etc ,ABP News is the go to news channel of viewers. This success is result of our adaptive business initiatives and extensive editorial coverage especially during Kaun Banega Mukhyamantri- which is the highest recalled election programme in the country. So when it comes to news and information that matters, ABP News and ABP News digital are the only destinations.â€ť