BARC week 3: Sun TV leads across genres; Star Gold & Zee Telugu enter top 10

MUMBAI: Even though Sun TV declined in ratings, the channel continued to lead across genres in the top slot. On the other, week 3 also witnessed Zee Telugu entering the Top 10 list, according to Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India ratings.


Star Gold, which had exited the Top 10 channels’ list  across genres in week 2, made a comeback again this week.


Sun TV garnered the first position with 1020877 (‘000s) as against 1125134 (‘000s) in week 2 followed by Colors in the second position with 746629 (‘000s), whereas Star Plus with 735363 (‘000s) secured the third slot.  


Zee Networks’ Hindi general entertainment channel, Zee TV was fourth in line with 701748 (‘000s) while its FTA channel Zee Anmol stood at the fifth poistion with 641645 (‘000s).


Life OK with 445691 (‘000s) and Star India’s FTA channel Star Ustav with 440844 (‘000s) grabbed the sixth and seventh spots respectively.


ETV Telugu with 418234 (‘000s) bagged the eighth slot followed by Star India’s movie channel Star Gold with 415633 (‘000s) in the ninth spot.


While Zee Telugu stood at number ten with 401726 (‘000s), Sony Max, which was in tenth position last week, made an exit in week 3.

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