`Mahabharat` gets impressive opening

Mumbai: Mythological show `Mahabharat` received an encouraging response from the youth.

The epic has hit the right chord with the youth by getting a 849 TVTs (Television Viewership in Thousands), said a statement.

"We are extremely happy with the grand welcome it has received. There is very encouraging positive feedback pouring in from all quarters. We are now looking at building further from here on," said Nikhil Madhok, Senior Vice President, Marketing, of the channel.

`Mahabharat`, which was premiered Sep 16, stars Shaheer Sheikh, Sayantani Ghosh, Puneet Issar.