BARC week 44: ZEEL's Bhojpuri GEC Big Ganga grabs 2nd position

No changes were observed in Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, and Kannada spaces

MUMBAI: In week 44 of BARC India ratings, ZEEL's Bhojpuri general entertainment channel Big Ganga has grabbed second position in the Bhojpuri space. The channel has garnered 57515 weekly impressions (000s). B4U Bhojpuri which was at second position in week 43 has slipped down to third position this week. B4U Bhojpuri Cinema continues to lead the space. In Bangla, Sony Aath has replaced Zee Bangla Cinema and VTV News has replaced Sandesh News in Gujarati space. 

Bhojpuri Cinema, Big Ganga, B4U Bhojpuri, Dabangg and Bhojpuri Dhamaka DISHUM were the top five Bhojpuri channels. 


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Bhojpuri Cinema 60109
2 Big Ganga 57515
3 B4U Bhojpuri 57185
4 Dabangg 15126
5 Bhojpuri Dhamaka DISHUM 13878
Bihar/Jharkhand (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Zee Bangla, Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Colors Bangla and Sony Aath were the top five Bangla channels in week 44 of BARC India ratings. 


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Zee Bangla 285365
2 STAR Jalsha 260315
3 Jalsha Movies 72726
4 Colors Bangla 60334
5 Sony Aath 59738
WB (U+R): NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

In Gujarati space, VTV News has replaced Sandesh News at fifth position. Rest of the channels continued to hold their respective positions.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Colors Gujarati Cinema 25209
2 Colors Gujarati 19039
3 ABP Asmita 16260
4 TV9 Gujarati 15505
5 VTV News 9945
Guj / D&D / DNH (U+R): NCCS All: 2+ Individuals, 

Zee Kannada, Colors Kannada, Udaya TV, Star Suvarna and Udaya Movies were the top five Kannada channels.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Zee Kannada 498327
2 Colors Kannada 330530
3 Udaya TV 223386
4 Star Suvarna 184013
5 Udaya Movies 143160
Karnataka (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

No changes were observed in the pecking order of the top five Malayalam channel in week 44 of BARC India ratings. 


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Asianet 295864
2 Mazhavil Manorama 89087
3 Flowers TV 76488
4 Surya TV 55845
5 Zee Keralam 49080
Kerala (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

Zee Talkies, Star Pravah exchanged their places at fourth and fifth position. Zee Marathi, Colors Marathi and Fakt Marathi continued to hold their respective positions in week 44 of BARC India ratings. 


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Zee Marathi 349806
2 Colors Marathi 184211
3 Fakt Marathi 144921
4 Zee Talkies 113629
5 STAR Pravah 112878
Mah/ Goa (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

No changes were observed in the pecking order of top five Tamil channels. Sun TV, Star Vijay, Zee Tamil, KTV and Star Vijay Super were the top five Tamil channels.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 Sun TV 908593
2 STAR Vijay 425306
3 Zee Tamil 390461
4 KTV 273166
5 STAR Vijay Super 127539
Tamil Nadu/ Puducherry (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

The pecking order of top five telugu channels in week 44 of BARC India ratings were Star Maa, ETV Telugu, Zee Telugu, Gemini TV and Star Maa Movies.


Rank Channel Name Weekly Impressions (000s) sum
    Week 44
1 STAR Maa 748153
2 ETV Telugu 504559
3 Zee Telugu 431554
4 Gemini TV 397250
5 Star Maa Movies 190214
AP/ Telangana (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals, 

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