DD National enters Top 10; Star Plus returns as leader

MUMBAI: The England versus India ODI match helped DD National reach the top 10 channels of Hindi GECs of week 3. Apart from this, Star Plus makes a comeback as the leader of Hindi GEC and Hindi GEC Urban. Rishtey continued to lead the Hindi GEC rural market, according to Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India data.

Hindi GEC

Star Plus has won the race this week. The channel bagged the leadership spot with 632223 Impressions (000s) followed by Colors on the second slot with 627250 Impressions (000s) and Rishtey on third spot with 466852 Impressions (000s).

Zee TV maintained its fourth spot with  425594 Impressions (000s). Star Utsav stood on number five with 408297 Impressions (000s).

Backed by ODI England Vs India, DD National entered the list this week on number six with 405113 Impressions (000s) followed by Sony Entertainment Television on seventh spot with 392555 Impressions (000s) and Sony Pal on eight with 357654 Impressions (000s).

Life OK and Sab TV grabbed ninth and tenth slot with 341006 (000s) and 338248 Impressions (000s) respectively.

Hindi GEC Rural

Rishtey continued to topped the charts of Hindi GEC rural market  with 347374 Impressions (000s) followed by Star Utsav on second with 304782 Impressions (000s).

India versus England ODI made DD National to enter the top 10 list of Hindi GEC rural market on number third with 254519 Impressions (000s).

Zee Anmol bagged the fourth spot with 249776 Impressions (000s) and Sony Pal stood on number five with 249249 Impressions (000s).

Colors, Star Plus and Zee TV registered sixth, seventh and eighth spot with 194597 Impressions (000s),  187506 Impressions (000s) and  173283 Impressions (000s) respectively.

Big Magic and Life OK grabbed ninth and tenth spot with 122425 Impressions (000s) and 109584 Impressions (000s).

Hindi GEC Urban

In Urban market,  Star Plus continued to be the leader with 444717 Impressions(000s) followed by Colors on second 432653 Impressions (000s) and Sony Entertainment Television with 286041 Impressions (000s) stood on number three.

Zee TV grabbed fourth spot with 252311 Impressions (000s) and pushed Sab TV down on fifth spot with 250603 Impressions (000s).

Life OK on sixth with 219845 Impressions (000s) followed by DD National with 150594 Impressions (000s) on the seventh slot.

With no change in the ranking order again, &TV, Rishtey and Sony Pal stood on eighth, ninth and tenth positions with 148186 Impressions (000s), 119477 Impressions (000s) and 108405 Impressions (000s), respectively.

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