Oscar Movies Bhojpuri enters regional top 5 in BARC week 1 2019

Most markets retained their previously ranked channels.

MUMBAI: In the Bengali market, Zee Bangla, Star Jalsha continued to be in first and second positions in BARC data week 1 for 2019. Oscar Movies Bhojpuri emerged as the new player in the market by securing fifth position in the Bhojpuri space. Zee Kannada and Colors Kannada swapped their first and second positions in the Kannada cluster. No changes were observed in Malayalam, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu segment.

Bengali, Bhojpuri, Kannada, Marathi and Telugu cluster in BARC data week 52. In the Malayalam space, Mazhavil Manorama and Flowers TV swapped their second and third positions. Moreover, Zee Tamil and Sun TV interchanged their second and third positions in the Tamil market.


Zee Bangla, Star Jalsha continued to be on first and second positions respectively with 372317 impressions '000s and 307306 impressions '000s. Colors Bangla, Aakash Aath and Jalsha Movies stood at third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 59207 impressions '000s, 56460 impressions '000s and 54150 impressions '000s.  


Big Ganga, Bhojpuri Cinema, Bhojpuri Dhamaka Dishum and Housefull Action retained their first, second, third and fourth positions respectively with 50622 impressions '000s, 47093 impressions '000s, 12793 impressions '000s and 8844 impressions '000s. Oscar Movies Bhojpuri emerged as the new player in the market by securing fifth position with 2136 impressions '000s.  


Zee Kannada and Colors Kannada swapped their first and second positions respectively with 415697 impressions '000s and 391735impressions '000s. Udaya TV, Udaya Movies and Star Suvarna continued to be in third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 236910 impressions '000s, 168349 impressions '000s and 136671 impressions '000s.


No changes were observed in the Malayalam segment. Asianet, the Malayalam general entertainment channel from Star TV, Mazhavil Manorama, Flowers TV, Surya TV and Asianet Movies continued to be first, second, third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 298250 impressions '000s, 126584 impressions '000s, 86959 impressions '000s, 76083 impressions '000s and 54949 impressions '000s.  


Zee Marathi, Colors Marathi, Star Pravah and Zee Talkies and Zee Yuva continued to be in first, second, third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 387989 impressions '000s, 139842 impressions '000s, 117599 impressions '000s, 114339 impressions '000s and 39986impressions '000s.


Sun TV, Zee Tamil, Star Vijay, KTV and Adithya tv managed to be on first, second, third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 1023067impressions '000s, 539392 impressions '000s, 486411 impressions '000s, 335099 impressions '000s  and 103190 impressions '000s.


Star Maa, Zee Telugu, ETV Telugu, Gemini TV and Gemini Movies hold on to their first, second, third, fourth and fifth positions respectively with 647630 impressions '000s, 507209 impressions '000s, 499740 impressions '000s, 414103 impressions '000s and 207278 impressions '000s.

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