BARC week 20: News Live 24x7 toppled Rang; no major change in the genre leaders

MUMBAI: According to Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India data, week 20 saw News Live 24x7 toppling Rang in the Assamese genre while Star Jalsha, Big Magic Ganga, Colors Kannada, Asianet, Sarthak TV, Zee Marathi, Sun TV, Zee Telugu, Colors Gujarati sustained  dominance in their respective spaces.

Assamese GECs

News Live 24x7 took the number one position with 17295 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Rang in the second place with 11557 Impressions (‘000s).  Pratidin Time with 9517 Impressions (‘000s) and DY 365 with 9391 Impressions (‘000s) held the third and fourth places respectively. Prag News was fifth in line with 6912 Impressions (‘000s).

Bangla GECs

Star Jalsha stood at the number one position with 183623 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Zee Bangla in the second place with 128836 Impressions (‘000s). Jalsha Movies with 51863 Impressions (‘000s) and ABP Ananda with 50688 Impressions (‘000s) held on to the third and fourth places respectively. Aakaash Aath grabbed the fifth position with 32727 Impressions (‘000s).

Bhojpuri GECs

Big Magic Ganga took the first position with 22950 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Bhojpuri Cinema with 9145 Impressions (‘000s) in the second place. Dabangg grabbed the third spot with 6706 Impressions (‘000s) while Dangal TV bagged the fourth place with 4674 Impressions (‘000s). ETV Bihar Jharkhand took the fifth spot with 2051 Impressions (‘000s).

Kannada GECs

Colors Kanada took the first spot with 225583 Impressions (‘000s). Zee Kannada was in the second spot with 190600 Impressions (‘000s). Udaya Movies claimed the third spot with 164294 Impressions (‘000s). Suvarna stood at fourth place with 140283 Impressions  (‘000s) while Udaya TV grabbed the  fifth position with 135644 (‘000s).

Malayalam GECs

Asianet held the top slot with 253446 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Mazhavil Manorama with 108554 Impressions (‘000s) in the second place. Flowers TV maintained its place at number three with 65847 Impressions (‘000s).  Surya TV with 59524 (‘000s) stood at number four and Asianet News with 56732 (‘000s) was at number five.

Oriya GECs

Sarthak TV took the first position with 77249 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Tarang TV with 54446 Impressions(‘000s).  Colors Oriya took the third berth with 14741Impressions (‘000s) whereas Odisha TV grabbed the fourth position with 14233 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Alankar with 8181Impressions (‘000s) in fifth place.

Marathi GECs

Zee Marathi maintained its pole position with 128817 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Colors Marathi with 96591 Impressions (‘000s). Zee Talkies bagged the third position with 50639 Impressions (‘000s) followed by Maiboli in the fourth spot with 40849 (000s). 9X Jhakaas stood in the fifth position with 36042 (000s).

Tamil GECs

Sun TV remained the undisputed leader in the Tamil space with 888302 Impressions (‘000s). KTV was at number two with 275660 Impressions (‘000s), whereas Star Vijay held the third spot with 167929 Impressions (‘000s). Zee Tamil took the fourth place with 104383 Impressions (‘000s), while Polimer stood at number five with 79393Impressions (‘000s).

Telugu GECs

Zee Telugu lead the genre with 418203 Impressions (‘000s) followed by ETV Telugu with 375976 Impressions (‘000s). Maa TV took the  third spot with 368090 Impressions (‘000s), whereas Gemini TV stood at the fourth position with 328225 Impressions (‘000s). Gemini Movies with 172197 Impressions (‘000s) grabbed the fifth position.

Gujarati GECs

Colors Gujarati dominated the space with 8283 Impressions (000’s) followed by TV 9 Gujarati with 5992 Impressions (000’s).  ETV News Gujarati grabbed the third spot with 2058 Impressions (000’s). DD Girnar with 1775 Impressions (000’s) and Sandesh News with 1461 Impressions (000’s) bagged the fourth and fifth spot respectively.

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