Colors, Sony share 2nd spot

MUMBAI: Colors and Sony Entertainment Television shared the second spot among the Hindi general entertainment (GEC) space in the week ended 29 October as the former saw a 28 GRPs (gross rating points) jump while Set lost 22 GRPs in the week.

As per TAM data for the week 44 (HSM, C&S, 4+), Colors and Set both ended the week with 236 GRPs. Colors was, however, benefitted by the world TV premiere of Salman Khan starrer Ready.

The channel aired Ready twice - at 1 pm and at 8 pm on 23 October, however, despite all the marketing, the film could garner a TVR of 2.4 and 3.1 respectively. 


Star Plus, meanwhile, is sticking on top, albeit the channel saw a 43 GRPs drop in the week to close at 273 GRPs (last week 316 GRPs).

Zee TV slid by 24 GRPs and closed the week at number four with 131 GRPs in its kitty while Sab was at number five with 118 GRPs (last week 121).

Imagine TV clocked 61 GRPs (last week 69) and was followed by Star One (40 GRPs) and Sahara One (30 GRPs). 


Star Plus Saathiya remained the top watched show during the week with a peak TVR of 5.06. The channel also dominated the top 10 list with four more shows - Iss Pyaar Ko Kyaa Naam Doon (3.42 TVR), Pratigya (3.4 TVR), Yeh Rishta (3.36 TVR) and Diya Aur Baati Hum (3.11 TVR).

Set had three shows in the list - KBC (4.64 TVR), CID (4.11 TVR) and Bade Acche Lagte Hain (3.44 TVR).

Meanwhile, Colors had only two shows - Balika Vadhu (3.87 TVR) and Uttaran (3.47 TVR) in the list.

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