Record breaking opening of ‘KBC 6’

The slogan of the new season "Sirf gyaan hi aapko aapka haq dilaata hai (Only knowledge gets you what you deserve)" and Amitabh Bachchan’s charisma has yet again spelled magic and once again made the well-known quiz show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ top amongst all the telly series. The quiz show made a record breaking opening of 6.1 television rating. Aired on 7th September, KBC 6 opened with Tagore poems and performances by Shillong boys and girls along with Big B.

The show is going to be much bigger in coming days was said by Sneha Rajani, senior executive vice president and business head, SET. "We were confident that viewers would really enjoy watching this season of Kaun Banega Crorepati. The numbers more than corroborate this. We are really pleased with the opening week results and there is a lot more to look forward to on the show in the days to come," Rajani said in a statement.

"Overall, we are delighted at the performance of all our shows and over the next four to five weeks we aim to further consolidate our position," she added.

Even the Saturday episode registered a 5.3 TVR, show TAM viewership data, provided by SET. The television audience measuring agency TAM has registered the rating. Produced by Big Synergy Media Ltd, this season of KBC is aired three days a week from Friday to Sunday covering the prime time plot.

KBC 6 has already got its first crorepati Manoj Kumar Raina from Kashmir.