The Royal wedding was a very regal event sharing many British wedding traditions and customs and it seems the Asian community are fascinated with it.
It has been reported that the Royal wedding was a major hit with Indian television viewers. Figures estimate a viewing audience of around 43 million viewers in India.
These viewers were watching dedicated news channels to watch live coverage.
To give a better indication of the popularity you can compare to the ICC Cricket world cup 2011 game between India and Bangladesh in February, on this huge occasion viewing figures were at 39 million viewers. This gives a true indication of the popularity.
Royal Wedding a hit with Indian TV
Wed, 18 May 2011
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