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Colors No. 1 Hindi GEC for 4th straight week; Sony Pal returns to top position in rural HSM

MUMBAI: Sony Pal has become the No. 1 Hindi general channel (GEC) in rural Hindi-speaking market (HSM) and the third in the urban + rural market, according to BARC data for the week ended 11 November.

While Colors continues to be the leader channel in the urban + rural HSM for the fourth straight week, Zee TV has dropped a hair to be in the fourth place.

Improving its position in urban HSM, Sony Entertainment Television (SET) has overtaken sibling channel SAB TV to be in the third position.

Top Hindi GECs in Urban+Rural HSM

Star Plus trails behind Colors for the fourth week in a row.

SET has moved to the sixth slot while SAB TV has fallen to the tenth position.

Life OK has also improved its ranking by finishing at the ninth position. Star Utsav has climbed two spots to be in the seventh position.

Hindi gecs urban and rural top 10 channels week 45 yr16
Top shows in Urban+Rural HSM

The first and second editions of ‘Naagin’ figure in the top five list. While ‘Naagin 2’ on Colors is the top-rated show of the week, the first season of ‘Naagin’ on sibling channel Rishtey is in the fourth position.

‘Udaan’ on Colors has entered the list of top 5 shows in Week 45.

Hindi gecs urban and rural top 5 progs week 45 yr16

Top Hindi GECs in Urban HSM

In Urban HSM, Zee TV has moved up a stair to occupy the fourth spot while SAB TV has fallen to the fifth position.

Star Utsav has entered the top 10 while Rishtey exited the list. Other positions have remained unchanged.

Hindi gecs Urban top 10 channels week 45 yr16
Top 5 shows in Urban HSM

‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ has entered the table of the top 5 shows. ‘Naagin season 2’ has once again become the top-rated show.

Hindi gecs Urban top 5 progs week 45 yr16
Top Hindi GECs in Rural HSM

Sony Pal has dislodged Zee Anmol to take the top spot.

Star Utsav has edged out Rishtey to be the No. 3 Hindi GEC in rural HSM while Zee Anmol has dropped to No. 2.

Life OK has displaced Big Magic to take the eighth spot.

Hindi gecs rural top 10 channels week 45 yr16
Top 5 shows in Rural HSM

Sony Pal’s ‘Balveer’ has entered the top 5 list. ‘Saath Nibhaana Saathiya’ has replaced ‘Bandini’ to be the fifth top show of the week. ‘Naagin season 1’ is the top-rated show.

Hindi gecs rural top 5 progs week 45 yr16

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