BARC Wk 22 ratings: Star Plus reclaims top spot; Zee TV at no.3 in U+R
BARC ratings for Week 22 (May 27-June 2) [HSM (U+R) : NCCS All : 2+ Individuals] saw Zee TV slipping to no.3 position after the ‘Dangal’ fever while Star Plus retained it numero uno spot, with no major changes in the lower rung.
Star Plus, which slid a notch to be placed at second spot in Week 21, reclaimed its first position this week. The channel garnered a gross viewership of 648,274, though a decrease from 676,078 recorded last week. Two of its shows featured in the list of most watched shows on Hindi GECs in Rural+Urban. ‘Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’, continued in the third spot, garnering 8,475 Impressions (000s). ‘Naamkarann’ made an entry at No. 5 with 7,206 Impressions (000s).
Sony Pal climbed onto the second spot garnering a gross viewership of 591,764, a decrease from 627,243 recorded last week.
After the much awaited ‘Dangal’ premiere which rode Zee TV to the no.1 position in week 21, the channel slipped a couple of notches to placed at no.3 this week. It garnered a gross viewership of 528, 060 than 679,456 of last week. Meanwhile, two of its shows continued to be among the most watched shows on Hindi GECs in Rural+Urban this week as well. ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ continued to top the charts with 10,626Impressions (000s), while talent hunt show ‘Amul Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Little Champs’ remained in the fourth spot with 8,379Impressions (000s). It may be noted here that Aamir Khan’s smash hit ‘Dangal’ was aired on Zee TV on Sunday, May 21, 2017.
Rishtey stayed firm at fourth spot garnering a gross viewership of 503,431 compared to 512,471 recorded in Week 21.
Colors, too continued on the fifth position this week as well, garnering a gross viewership of 444,063, a decrease from 495,020 recorded in Week 21. ‘Naagin Season 2’ remained in the second spot in the list of most watched shows on Hindi GECs in Rural+Urban, garnering 9,177 Impressions (000s).
There was no change in the positions of Zee Anmol, Sony SAB, Star Utsav, Sony Entertainment Television and Life OK as well.
Zee Anmol, placed at no. 6 garnered a gross viewership of 424,279 a further decline from 467,055 recorded last week.
Sony SAB continued in the seventh spot in Week 22, garnering a gross viewership of 413,475 compared to 466,662, recorded in Week 21.
Star Utsav continued in the eighth spot this week as well, recording a gross viewership of 406,392 an increase from 369,016 recorded last week.
Sony Entertainment Television remained at No. 9, garnering a gross viewership of 363,729 an increase from 361,599, recorded last week.
Life OK continued in the tenth spot this week, registering a decrease in its gross viewership – from 356,776 in Week 21 to 316,085 in Week 22.