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Aaj Tak sets a new global record; crosses 20 million subscribers on YouTube

Press Release

Aaj Tak

Noida, August 21, 2019

India’s No.1 news channel Aaj Tak has broken its own record, by crossing 20 Million subscribers mark on YouTube. Globally, it is the only news channel that has crossed this landmark. In the month of January this year, Aaj Tak was bestowed with the prestigious ‘Diamond Play Button’ by YouTube for crossing 10 Million subscribers mark in Sep’18. Aaj Tak has taken just 11 more months to whiz past double the count to 20 million.

The unbeatable record set by Aaj Tak, surpasses all its competitors like BBC News, CNN, ABC News etc at a global level. This unmatched number has made Aaj Tak the leader in the Global News industry.

Speaking on the occasion Kalli Purie, vice-chairperson, India Today Group said “It is not just a number, but the faith shown by 20 Million subscribers in Aaj Tak. It is the unshakeable commitment to always be 'Sabse Tez' that helps Aaj Tak wins hearts and respect across platforms and audiences."