According to data by BARC, the mega event at the world's largest cricket stadium had a total of 11.69 billion viewing minutes across India
The BARC estimated that 46 million people watched the event on 180 television channels across India
Forty-six million people watched the 'Namaste Trump' event on 180 TV channels across India on Monday, according to data provided to the government by premier television rating agency BARC. In comparison, the 2020 Oscars ceremony was watched by almost half as many viewers (23.6 million).
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were given a rousing welcome in presence of more than 100,000 people at the Motera stadium in Ahmedabad.
Trump arrived in the national capital on Monday evening.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Trump held comprehensive talks on Tuesday during which they decided to elevate the ties to Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership, reflecting growing congruence of interests in strategic areas.
The US president and his delegation left India on Tuesday evening. PTI MPB ZMN
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