The build-up around Sudhir Chaudhary’s debut on Aaj Tak resulted in record concurrent views on YouTube in the 9 pm band.
More than a lakh concurrent viewers were already waiting for Chaudhary’s show, owing to the curiosity created around its name which was kept secret.
The show “Black & White” had more than a lakh concurrent viewers at any given time and peaked at 1.35 lakh.
The closest channels were India TV and Republic Bharat with concurrent viewers between 45,000 to 50,000.
The pairing of Chaudhary and Aaj Tak also ruled Twitter trends. #SudhirChaudharyAajTak was trending on No. 1 and #primetimekachaudhary was trending on No. 3 till Wednesday morning.