New Delhi: ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma’ has seen a lot of changes in recent times, mainly in the cast. However, despite the hype and new additions, ‘TMKOC’ remains unmoved, according to Ormax Media’s Weekly TV Shows Most Liked TV Shows. For the second month in a row, ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma’ has topped the most watched TV shows in Hindi entertainment. Last week’s show replaced Shailesh Lodha with Sachin Shroff as Tarak Mehta.
Recently, Ormax Media shared the list of most liked Hindi TV shows for the week ending September 16 and ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma’ topped the list. Rupali Ganguly’s ‘Anupama’ is second in the list followed by Rohit Shetty’s adventure reality show ‘Khadron Ke Khiladi’ and ‘Kumkum Bhagya’. ‘Kaun Paneka Karorpati’ is ranked fifth in the list.
For the past two months, ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma’ has topped the Ormax charts, followed by ‘Anupama’ at the second spot and ‘Khadron Ke Khiladi’ at the third spot.
Meanwhile, Shailesh quit earlier this year, but his exit was confirmed by the makers last month after he announced that he would be participating in another show. With this, Sachin Shroff has been appointed as the new Tarak instead of Shailesh.
Another popular character of TMKOC, Tayaben was on maternity leave and thus her absence from the show was mentioned. Over the past few months, Asid Modi has been holding auditions for the role, though none have been finalized yet.
For those who don’t know, ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma’ is a Hindi television show based on Taarak Mehta’s weekly column Duniya Ne Unda Chasma. It premiered on July 28, 2008, and aired on Sony SAB and is available digitally on SonyLIV. DMKOC features Dilip Joshi, Bhavya Gandhi and Amit Bhatt.