GEC: Sony climbs in two markets, Star Bharat jumps five slots in U+R

MUMBAI: Zee Anmol and Colors retained leadership in their respective markets in week 35 of BARC's all-India data.  On the other hand, Star Bharat (previously called Life OK) has jumped from the tenth position to the fifth in Hindi (U+ R) GEC market and entered the rural market. 

Piggybacking KBC, Sony Entertainment Television has jumped a position each in two markets.

Hindi GEC (U+R)

Zee Anmol continued to be the leader even after a fall in ratings  in Hindi GEC (U+R) market with 771523 Impressions (000s) against 815471 Impressions (000s) in the previous week. 

Colors retained its number two position with 613679 Impressions (000s) sum followed by Zee TV on the third with 598705 Impressions (000s) and Star Plus stood on number fourth with 574003 Impressions (000s).

Star Bharat pocketed the fifth slot with 519743 Impressions (000s) climbing from the tenth position.  Sony Entertainment too climbed up to the sixth position with 474425  Impressions (000s). 

Sony Pal, Rishtey and Sab TV bagged seventh, eighth and ninth spots respectively with 469504 Impressions (000s), 418914 Impressions (000s) and 368444 Impressions (000s). 

Star Utsav stood at number ten with 290265 Impressions (000s).

Hindi GEC Rural 

Zee Anmol bagged the first position with 608797 Impressions (000s) sum followed by Sony Pal on the second with 329928 Impressions (000s) sum and Rishtey with 306972 Impressions (000s) sum on the third spot.

Star Bharat (Life OK) has entered the rural market this week with 278785 Impressions (000s) sum followed by Zee TV 248559 Impressions (000s) sum and Star Utsav with 219630 Impressions stood at number six. 

Colors, DD National and Star Plus grabbed the seventh, eighth and ninth spots with 201560 Impressions (000s) sum, 174453 Impressions (000s), and 172688 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

Big Magic stood at the tenth position with 163412 Impressions (000s).

Hindi GEC Urban

Colors continued to top with 412119 Impressions (000s) sum followed by Star Plus on the second position with 401315 Impressions (000s) sum and Sony Entertainment Television on the third with 353685 Impressions (000s) sum.

Zee TV stood at the fourth position with 350145 Impressions (000s) sum followed by Sab TV on the fifth with 261410 Impressions (000s) sum.

Star Bharat and &TV stood at the sixth and seventh positions with 240958 Impressions (000s) sum and 163766 Impressions (000s) sum, respectively.

Zee Anmol, Sony Pal and Rishtey grabbed the eighth, ninth and tenth positions, respectively, with 162725 Impressions (000s) sum, 139575 Impressions (000s) and 111942 Impressions (000s) sum.

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