MUMBAI: Zee News has toppled Aaj Tak to emerge as the top channel in urban HSM, as per BARC India data for week 1. Aaj Tak has dropped to the second position while the remaining three positions have remained unchanged.
In rural HSM, Zee News has jumped to number 2 position pushing News18 India to number 4. ABP News jumped to number 3 position while India News displaced News Nation at number 5.
In urban + rural HSM, the top three remained unchanged while ABP News and India TV swapped positions.
In English news, NDTV 24×7 returned to top 5 while BBC World News exited the table. The top 4 positions remained unchanged.
CNBC TV-18 and BTVI saw a sharp increase in weekly impressions even as that of ET Now saw a dip.
CNBC Awaaz saw an increase in its weekly impressions while that of Zee Business witnessed a drop.