BARC week 21: Sun TV continues on top across genres; Maa TV enters the list

MUMBAI:  Sun TV continued its run a the top position in week 21 of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) All India data, followed by last week second place holder Sony Max. The first five positions from week 20 remained unchanged in week 21.

The last five saw movement, a new entry and an exit. Star Utsav moved up a place to sixth from last week’s seventh. Zee Anmol exited the list. Maa TV entered the list at tenth place, with its peer in the Telugu space Zee Telugu moving up to eighth place from the tenth place it held in the previous week. The list covers the top 10 channels across all genres.

Placed at the top slot, Sun TV reported higher ratings in week 21 at 965644 Impression (000s) as compared to 950618 Impression (000s) in week 20. Sony Max with a score of 884251 Impression (000s) as compared to 881515 Impression (000s) week 20 retained second position.

Star Plus also retained the number three slot in week 21 with a slightly lower 701975Impression (000s) in week 21 as compared t0 702036 Impression (000s) in the previous week. Colors also retained fourth place with 679907 Impressions (000s) as compared with 668837 Impressions in week 20 

Zee TV also retained fifth space in week 21 with lower ratings of 570091 Impressions (000s) as compared to 627367 Impressions (000s) in the previous week. 

Star Utsav moved up to sixth place with 478993 Impressions (000’s) , while Sony Pal slid down one position to seventh place  with 467806 Impressions (000’s) as compared to last week’s 497247 Impressions (000s)

ZeeTelugu   moved up two places to eighth place in week 21 with 458926 Impressions (000s) as compared to last week’s 432613 Impressions (000s)

Life OK also slid down a place to ninth spot with 435353 Impressions (000s) as compared to last week’s 456716 Impressions (000s).

Maa TV entered the list at tenth place with 412453 Impressions (000s) with the exit of Zee Anmol.

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