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BARC week 12: Shemaroo Marathibana enters top five Marathi channels list

Four regional news channels entered the top five Gujarati channels list.

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MUMBAI: In week 12 of BARC India ratings, the regional market has witnessed a lot of changes. The Marathi market witnessed a new entrant Shemaroo Marathibana at fifth position. As this was also the second week of lockdown to curb the pandemic Covid-19, it has upped the viewership of news channels in the regional market as well.

In the Gujarati market, four regional news channels were in the top five list of Gujarati channels; TV9 Gujarati grabbed leading position while last week it was seen at third position. In the Bangla market, Zee Bangla has jumped from the second position to first.

In the Bangla market, Zee Bangla, Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Sony Aath and Colors Bangla were the top five channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings.

Bangla

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Zee Bangla 262071
2 STAR Jalsha 258526
3 Jalsha Movies 115530
4 Sony Aath 79055
5 Colors Bangla 73347
WB (U+R): NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

In the Bhojpuri market, Bhojpuri Cinema, Zee Biskope, B4U Bhojpuri, Big Ganga and Danbang were the top five channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings.  

Bhojpuri

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Bhojpuri Cinema 73526
2 Zee Biskope 56631
3 B4U Bhojpuri 44367
4 Big Ganga 40992
5 Dabangg 13391
Bihar/Jharkhand (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

In the Gujarati market, TV9 Gujarati, ABP Asmita, Colors Gujarati Cinema, Sandesh News and News18 Gujarati were the top five channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings.

Gujarati

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 TV9 Gujarati 65853
2 ABP Asmita 58450
3 Colors Gujarati Cinema 41107
4 Sandesh News 38243
5 News18 Gujarati 37100
Guj / D&D / DNH (U+R): NCCS All: 2+ Individuals, 

In the Kannada market, Zee Kannada,  Udaya TV, Colors Kannada, Star Suvarna and Udaya Movies were the top five channels  in week 12 of BARC India ratings.  

Kannada

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Zee Kannada 486250
2 Udaya TV 263978
3 Colors Kannada 212492
4 Star Suvarna 197536
5 Udaya Movies 188706
Karnataka (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

In the Malayalam market, Asianet, Surya TV, Mazhavil Manorama, Zee Keralam and Flowers TV were the top five channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings    

Malayalam

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Asianet 235311
2 Surya TV 123355
3 Mazhavil Manorama 98191
4 Zee Keralam 71292
5 Flowers TV 69763
Kerala (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Zee Marathi, Fakt Marathi, ZeeTalkies, Star Parvah and  Shemaroo Marathibana were the top Marathi channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings  

Marathi

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Zee Marathi 231633
2 Fakt Marathi 146499
3 Zee Talkies 146407
4 STAR Pravah 110625
5 Shemaroo Marathibana 99330
Mah/ Goa (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Pitaara TV, PTC Punjabi, Zee Punjabi, Manoranjan Movies and PTC News were the top five channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings.  

Punjabi

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Pitaara TV 66316
2 PTC Punjabi 61097
3 Zee Punjabi 52328
4 Manoranjan Movies 35536
5 PTC News 33194
Pun / Cha (U+R): NCCS All: 2+ Individuals,

Sun TV, Star Vijay, KTV, Zee Tamil and Star Vijay Super were the top five Tamil channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings  

Tamil

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 Sun TV 940371
2 STAR Vijay 417322
3 KTV 407057
4 Zee Tamil 389266
5 STAR Vijay Super 204030
Tamil Nadu/ Puducherry (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Star Maa,  ETV Telugu, Gemini TV, Zee Telugu and  Gemini Movies were the top five Telugu channels in week 12 of BARC India ratings  

Telugu

Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 12
1 STAR Maa 690486
2 ETV Telugu 590952
3 Gemini TV 542941
4 Zee Telugu 528017
5 Gemini Movies 246908
AP/ Telangana (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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